Silva Fennica is a quarterly, scientific journal on forest research published internationally. It covers all the topics and disciplines related to the forests, forestry and forest nature. The articles are peer-reviewed. The journal is published jointly with the Finnish Society of Forest Science.
If you want to submit an article to the journal, please contact the editors of Silva Fennica or visit its homepages
The monograph series Acta Forestalia Fennica (published since 1913) has been renamed Silva Fennica Monographs in 2000.
Other publication series
The role of the Working Papers among the Metla family of publications is to serve as an outlet for preliminary research findings and for papers presented at conferences and other meetings. the Working Papers is not peer-reviewed. It is published in electronic format on the Internet only. The publications are in Finnish or in English. Access to the publications is free of charge.
The Outlook is an annual report providing an analysis of the current situation and forecasts for the next year in the Finnish forest industry and forestry. The report (published in November) sets out and explains the forecasts, and brings short non-technical articles on topical issues in the forest sector. The Outlook has been published in Finnish since 1991, and the first English version came out in 1998.