Editor-in-Chief:

Govinda Bhandari
Progressive Sustainable Developers Nepal (PSD-Nepal)
New Baneshwor-31, Kathmandu
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4358-8102   
Email: g.bhandari@psdnepal.edu.np

Deputy editors:

Hiren B. Soni
P.G. Department of Environmental Science (EST)
Institute of Science & Technology for Advanced Studies & Research (ISTAR)
P.O. Box 13, Vallabh Vidyanagar-388120 (Gujarat), India
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6638-7880  
Email: drhirenbsoni@gmail.com

Entessar Mohamad Al Jbawi
GCSAR (General Commission for Scientific Agricultural Research)-Douma-Damascus
Syria
Website: http://agri-research-journal.net/SjarEn/?page_id=370
Email: dr.entessara@gmail.com

Advisory Board:

Mehraz Boolaky
Honorary Lecture and Dissertation Advisor
University of Liverpool/Laureate Faculty
University of Roehampton/Laureate
Publons: https://publons.com/researcher/1750383/mehraz-boolaky/
Email: mehz51@yahoo.co.uk

Ogunyebi Amos Lanrewaju
Senior Lecturer, Department of Cell Biology & Genetics, University of Lagos
Nigeria
Areas of interest: Plant and soil ecology
ORCID iD:
Email:logunyebi@unilag.edu.ng

Peetambar Dahal
Department of Plant Sciences
University of California, Davis
USA
Email:peetambardahal@gmail.com

Manuscript editors:

Kebede Nigussie Mekonnen
Department of Chemistry, College of Natural and Computational Science
Mekelle University, Mekelle
Ethiopia
Email: kebe76@gmail.com

Wael El Zerey
Djillali Liabes University, Sidi Bel Abbes, BP 89 22000
Algeria
Email: wael.elzerey@gmail.com

Offoro N. Kimambo
Department of Geography and Environmental Studies
College of Science and Education
Sokoine University of Agriculture
Mazimbu, Morogoro
Tanzania
Email: offoro@gmail.com

Managing editor:

Ambika Pandey
Progressive Sustainable Develpers Nepal (PSD-Nepal)
New Baneshwor-31, Kathmandu
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8164-323X
Email: a.pandey@psdnepal.edu.np

Editorial Board: 

Nang Htay YIN 
Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris/ Universite Paris-Est and Universite Paris Diderot
1, Rue Jussieu, 75238, Paris cedex 5
France
Areas of interest: Environmental Engineering, Metals and Mining, Stable Isotopes, Soil Science, Geochemistry, 
Geomicrobiology, Applied mineralogy, Mass spectrometry, Synchrotron Techniques, Chemical modelling
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9916-9134
Email: yin@ipgp.fr

Wilson Mhlanga
Bindura University of Science Education
Zimbabwe
Email:wmhlanga63@gmail.com

Roshan Babu Ojha
Soil Science Division, Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Khumaltar, Lalitpur
Nepal
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8133-981X
Email: roshanbachhan@gmail.com 

Srijana Lama
Department of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Science
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands
Email: s.lama@vu.nl

Chhatra Mani Sharma
Central Department of Environmental Science, Institute of Science and Technology
Tribhuvan University, Kirtipur, Kathmandu
Nepal
Areas of interest: Aquatic ecology and water pollution
Email: cmsharma@cdes.edu.np

Bhaiya Khanal
Nepal Bio-heritage Forum for Resources Conservation (NBFRC)
Kalimati, Kathmandu
Nepal 
Email: baya2000@live.com

Smriti Gurung
Department of Environmental Science and Engineering
Kathmandu University
Nepal
Areas of interest: Aquatic Ecology, Freshwater biodiversity, Water quality
Email:smriti@ku.edu.np

Laila N. Islam
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000
Bangladesh
Areas of interest: Immunology, Biochemistry, Environmental Sciences, Occupational Health and Toxicology
Website: https://www.du.ac.bd/faculty/faculty_details/BCH/1517 
Email: laila@du.ac.bd

Bishnu Prasad Dhakal
Forest Research and Training Centre, Kathmandu
Nepal
Areas of interest: Forest Ecology, Forest Management, Functional traits, Climate Change, Bio-diversity, Species distribution
Email: dhakalbp.shorea@gmail.com

Anita Shrestha
The Himalayan Grassroots Women’s Natural Resource Management Association (HIMAWANTI)
Jwagal - 10, Kupondol, P.O. Box:242, Lalitpur
Nepal
Areas of interest: Climate change (Sociological perspective, Climate change fragility), Gender, Forest, Ecotourism, Micro enterprise development
Email:anita.shrestha24@hotmail.com

Patrick S. Michael
Department of Agriculture, PNG University of Technology
Private Mail Bag, LAE, Morobe Province
Papua New Guinea
Areas of interest: Ecophysiology and Environmental Sciences
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4068-7276
Email:science22worm@yahoo.com

Badri Bhakta Shrestha
Department of Civil Engineering
Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8656
Japan
Areas of interest: Flood and sediment disaster management and prevention, hydrological analysis, debris flows, landslides, natural dams (landslide dam/moraine dam) and embankment dam failure, GLOFs, slope stability analysis, seepage flow analysis, assessment of flood hazard and risk/damage, hazard and risk mapping, flood forecasting, land use/land cover changes and climate change impact assessment
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1250-1596  
Email: babhash@gmail.com

Bijesh Mishra
Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management (NREM),
Oklahoma State University
212 North Monroe Street Room # 008C (008C Agriculture Hall) Stillwater, OK, 74075
USA
Areas of interest: Natural resource economics, agriculture and forest economics, environment and climate change, human dimension of natural resources, application of socioeconomic and human psychological theories, application of spatial and non-spatial econometric methods
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1180-611X
Email: bjs.misra@gmail.com 

Oludoye Oluseye Olalekan
Center of Excellence in Hazardous Substance Management
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
Thailand
Areas of interest: Hazardous substance management, Environmental risk assessment, Pesticides, Behaviour change and environment
Email:soludoye@yahoo.com

Shahzada Adnan
National Drought Monitoring Centre, Pakistan Meteorological Department
Pitras Bukhari Road, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad-44000, Pakistan
Areas of interest: Climate Change, Climate variability, Climate Extremes, Droughts/Aridity, Agrometeorology, Forecasting, Renewable Energy
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7523-810X
Email:shaz.adnan@gmail.com

Ramesh Raj Puri
Hamro Academy, Itahari 20, Sunsari, Koshi
Nepal
Areas of interest: Microbial ecology (Plant growth-promoting bacteria, Microbial Diversity, especially Bacteria), 
Seed sector, Biodiversity, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Participatory approaches (Plant breeding)
ORCID iD:
Email: rameshrajpuri@gmail.com

Niranjan Parajuli
Central Department of Chemistry
Tribhuvan University 
Nepal  
Areas of interest: Combinatorial chemistry, Protein engineering and Enzyme inhibition
ORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9233-6489
Email:parajuli511@gmail.com

Jaclyn Bandy 
WOCAT External Consultant 
Email:jaclynbandy@gmail.com