This is a quarterly magazine, focusing on research and development, and entirely devoted to the various forest and forestry sciences and technologies in the world's hot regions. Each issue deals with topical subjects in a wide range of scientific and technical disciplines. Articles are published in French, English and Spanish.
Since 1947, Bois et Forêts des Tropiques has been disseminating knowledge in more than sixty countries, together with research findings to do with forests in hot regions. The magazine publishes articles and information about the forest and forestry sector, multi-purpose land management, and the environmental approaches resulting therefrom.
All articles are available free and without fee through database Archives of Bois et forêts des tropiques from 1947 to nowadays.
The journal is in Open Access, free of charges to publish or to read on the website.