About the Journal

The Journal of North American Herpetology (JNAH) (ISSN 2333-0694) provides an open access on-line venue for peer-reviewed contributions on all aspects of North American Herpetology within the geographic boundaries of the United States and Canada. JNAH is a continuation of Contemporary Herpetology, the first herpetological on-line peer reviewed journal, published from 1998-2009.

Journal of North American Herpetology (JNAH) welcomes submissions on the following topics.  If your study does not appear to fit into one of these headings, please contact the JNAH Editors to see if the study is acceptable for consideration. Please note that we will not be accepting shorter notes such as individual natural history observations.

  • Taxonomy/Systematics
  • Exotic Species
  • Inventory/Monitoring
  • Morphology
  • Taxon-based Studies
  • Genetics
  • Biogeography
  • Paleontology
  • Amphibian Diseases
  • Diet
  • Embryology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Physiology
  • Geographic Distribution