Journal History

The journal was established in July 1995 by the Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agriculture, the University of Lampung and Indonesian Society of Soil Science (ISSS) Regional Commissariat of Lampung, INDONESIA. The journal has been accredited by the Indonesian Directorate General of Higher Education (DGHE) since 1998. After that the journal was accredited continously by the Indonesian DGHE, namely accredited B in 2001-2004, accredited C in 2004-2007, accredited B in 2007-2010, accredited B in 2010-2013, and accredited B in 2013-2018.

The journal of Tropical Soils is an on line journal of Jurnal Tanah Tropika (Journal of Tropical Soils) with  e-ISSN 2086-6682 since March 19, 2010. 

Moreover, the journal has been registered and indexed by the lndonesia Scientific Journal Database (ISJD) in Januari 1996, Crossref in Februaty 2009, Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ) in October 2010, EBSCO in June 2013, Google Scholar and Indonesian Publication Index (IPI)/Garuda in December 2013, and Science and Technology Index (SINTA) in Februari 2017.