About Journal


Journal of “Environment and Water Engineering” (EWE) is a double-blind peer-reviewed publication that is published by the Iranian Rainwater Catchment Systems Association concerned with appropriate aspects of environment and water engineering.  EWE is a quarterly open-access publication, which publishes original research papers, review papers, short papers,  case studies, and letters to the editor on topics related to environment and water engineering (See journal scope).

Financial Policies

Revenue Sources and Article Processing Charges

As an Open Access journal, publishing an article in this journal requires an Article Processing Charge (APC) which is paid in two stages (for more information see Journal Publication Fee).

 Subscription Fee

EWE  publishes as an open-access electronic journal, so there is no subscription fee for audiences.

Copyright and Open Access Policies

Environment and Water Engineering is licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0). Licensees may copy, distribute, display, and make derivative works only if they cite the original published article.

Authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content in EWE but allow anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or copy the content as long as the original authors and source are cited properly. The authors are the copyright holder in this journal.


Copyright owner / Copyright holder

The authors are the copyright holder in this journal and retain unrestricted copyrights and publishing rights. The author has complete control over the work.

Publication Policies

Environment and Water Engineering is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws.


Journal publishing schedule

Environment and Water Engineering (EWE)  publishes four issues per year. Each issue is published in the middle of each season based on the Hijri date (Iranian calendar). All the content will be available on Environment and Water Engineering (EWE) exclusive website (https://www.jewe.ir/). 

Journal Features

Journal title Environment and Water Engineering
Journal Language Persian with Extended English abstract and bibliographic information
ISO abbreviation Environ. Water Eng.


  • Innovations and solutions focused on enhancing water and environment management
  • Basic and applied research in all scientific and technical fields related to environmental management, water quality, and watershed management 
  • Modern and traditional methods of water management in the agricultural sector in drought conditions
  • Analysis of water consumption, pollution, and environmental risks of water pollution
  • Integrated water resources and watershed management
  • Recycling of water and water treatment
  • Agricultural water management and water productivity
  •  Nexus of water-energy-food-environment
  • Climate change, hydro-environment engineering, socio-hydrology, and river engineering
  • Application of new techniques and knowledge in solving environmental issues and water resources management
Date created 2016
ISSN eISSN  2476-3683
Website https://www.jewe.ir

Editor in Chief Email:  bshahmoradi@muk.ac.ir

Address #222, 1st Floor, Department of Environmental Health Engineering, Faculty of Health, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, Iran
Publication period Quarterly
Publication Type Open access
Publication status Active
Acceptance Rate 39%
Publisher Iranian Rainwater Catchment Systems Association
Director in Charge Behzad Shahmoradi
Editor in Chief Ata Amini
Review method Double Blind Peer Review
Full text format of articles PDF; XML
Publication license and copyright Creative Commons license CC
Plagiarism monitoring software Screened by Samim Noor
Ethical principles of publishing Environment and Water Engineering is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. (https://www.jewe.ir/journal/process?ethics)
Digital ID of Articles DOI
APC Yes (https://www.jewe.ir/page_474.html?lang=en)


Contact Information

Environment and Water Engineering
Website:                                     https://www.jewe.ir/?lang=en
Email:                                         infojewe@gmail.com

Editor in Chief Email:                 ata_amini@yahoo.com

Executive Manager Email:          bshahmoradi@muk.ac.ir
Publisher:                                   Iranian Rainwater Catchment Systems Association