An image of a gravel-bed river flowing between mountains. A dark logo on the bottom left reads "Geomorphica". Kicking Horse River at Field, Yoho National Park Photo by: Dr Dale Leckie (@DaleALeckie)

About the Journal

Geomorphica is a community-led and community-driven Diamond Open Access journal that promotes academic discourse and disseminates research results pertaining to all aspects of geomorphology, including, but not limited to, landscapes and landforms, earth and other planetary near-surface processes, and the mechanisms, dynamics and timescales pertaining to these processes. Diamond Open Access journals are free for all to read, without subscription, and do not charge article processing fees to authors.

Banner Information: Kicking Horse River at Field, Yoho National Park. Photo by: Dr. Dale Leckie (@DaleALeckie)

Current Issue

Vol. 1 No. 1 (2024)
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Looking for volunteers - April 2024

Thanks to the work of our team of around 30 volunteers ( we have successfully started the journal and our first two accepted papers are on the way to being published.

We are currently looking to increase our manuscript handling and tech teams (see description below). To become part of our team, you can email, with a short CV and which role you would like to volunteer to.

All our members will be trained for their tasks, and supported by the Geomorphica team. Therefore, you can apply even if you do not have previous experience in editorial work or publishing. 

We are specifically working to recruit a diverse team who can contribute toward an inclusive environment.

Manuscript handling team:

  • managing editors, who perform initial checks and correspond with authors
  • copyeditors, who do the manuscript layout once the manuscript is accepted
  • proof readers, who proof read the accepted manuscripts

Tech team

Anything tech related, such as taking care of the website, developing an html version of manuscripts and any tech needs from the other teams

Geomorphica is open for submissions! - June 2023

Thanks to the work of a diverse community with more than 30 volunteers that have contributed to its development over the last couple of years, Geomorphica is now open for submissions!

To support Geomorphica, you can also sign up to be a reviewer for the journal and indicate your field(s) of expertise in the reviewer's database: and follow us on Instagram and LinkedIn