AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment
|AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment|
|Abbreviated title (ISO 4)||AMBIO|
|Edited by||B Söderström|
|Publisher||Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (Sweden)|
The editor-in-chief is Bo Söderström (Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2009 impact factor of 2.486. This ranks AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment 43rd out of 180 listed journals in the category "Environmental science & Pollution Management".
The journal is described as "a journal of the human environment", covering ecology, environmental economics, geology, geochemistry, geophysics, physical geography, human geography, paleontology, hydrology, water resources, oceanography, earth sciences, meteorology, and other subjects.
Article types 
The journal publishes four different article types: Reports (original research), Review Papers (reviews on topics of significance), Synopses (short papers of original research), and Short Comments (comments or reflections on articles recently published in AMBIO: A Journal of the Human Environment).