Since 1962, it has been published four times per year. Original articles (in Japanese or English) and commentaries, information, and reports on symposiums or meetings, are included. This journal offers an appropriate opportunity to publish or inform local integrated work for both scientists and non-scientists.
As the international journal of the JSFO since 1992,
it is published six times per year. It is recognized as a high-quality journal for fisheries
and oceanology scientists worldwide, and the recent impact factor is 2.198 (2019–2020).
Fisheries Oceanography, Publisher: WILEY.