Call For Papers, Marine Technology Society Journal Special Issue (Oct. 18)

2017-10-10T13:25:49+00:00 October 10, 2017|

An Intergovernmental Blueprint for Community Resiliency: The Hampton Roads Sea Level Rise Preparedness and Resilience Intergovernmental Pilot Project (March/April 2018 issue)

This special issue of the Marine Technology Society Journal will highlight an intergovernmental planning process to effectively address changing sea levels and nuisance flooding through coordinated preparedness across multiple federal, state, and local government agencies as well as the private and nonprofit sectors, while taking into account perspectives and concerns of the region’s citizens.1 Papers will address the need for improved science and the fundamental role of integrated ocean observing and prediction in developing information and tools for decision makers and providing high-quality data to product developers in government and the private sector. The Marine Technology Society Journal is the flagship publication of the Marine Technology Society. It publishes the highest caliber, peer-reviewed papers on subjects of interest to the society: marine technology, ocean science, marine policy and education. The Journal is dedicated to publishing timely special issues on emerging ocean community concerns.

Important Dates
• October 18, 2017 Manuscripts due
• December 13, 2017 Authors receive reviews
• January 10, 2018 Authors submit revisions
• January 24, 2018 Authors receive final comments
• January 31, 2018 Authors submit final revisions
• February 14, 2018 Authors receive proofs
• February 21, 2018 Authors return final corrections
• April 10, 2018 MTSJ available online and sent to printer

Author Information: Information for submitting manuscripts can be found at
Authors who intend to submit a manuscript must contact one of the guest editors to obtain formatting guidelines for this special issue. In addition, authors must complete an author information form (available on the website listed above) and return it to Amy Morgante,, as soon as possible.