Journal of Zoology
© The Zoological Society of London
Edited By: Nigel Bennett (Editor-in-Chief), Matt Hayward, Andrew Kitchener, Mark-Oliver Roedel, Jean-Nicolas Volff, Gabriele Uhl. Reviews Editor: Trish Fleming
Impact Factor: 1.819
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 33/161 (Zoology)
Online ISSN: 1469-7998
The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is a charity devoted to conservation and education. The worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats is the key role of ZSL.
ZSL Mission Statement:
“To achieve and promote the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats.”
ZSL pursues this mission by:
Keeping and presenting animals at London Zoo and Whipsnade Wild Animal Park in accordance with best practice.
Giving priority to species that are threatened in the wild.
Increasing public understanding of animals and their welfare and of the issues involved in their conservation.
Maintaining an outstanding education and information programme, particularly for schoolchildren and families.
Undertaking field conservation programmes, both in Britain and abroad.
Developing its role as a leading centre for research and conservation biology and animal welfare.
Fulfilling its role as a learned society and force for zoology and animal conservation through publications, scientific meetings, lectures, the award of prizes for outstanding achievement and the promotion of conservation policy.
ZSL is a Registered Charity no. 208728.
For more information about the society visit www.zsl.org/info/about-us/