Journal of Silva Tropika is an Open Access Journal that contains scientific information on research results. Basically, this journal discussing tropical forest resource management. This journal is published periodically twice a year with an area coverage of ecology and forest management, forest cultivation or silviculture, technology and utilization of forest products. Besides that, it’s also discussing forest protection and forest conservation including forest ecotourism.

The first edition of Silva Tropika was published in 2016. In the beginning, this journal has the initial name with Zwagery in 2013. But then in 2015, this journal name was changed into Forests and Environment Journal or JHTL.

One year later JHTL was changed into Journal of Silva Tropika with ISSN Print No. 2615-8353 based on SK no. 0005.26158353 / JI.3.1 / SK.ISSN / 2018.03 - 23 March 2018 and ISSN Online 2621-4113 based on SK no. 0005.26214113 / JI.3.1 / SK.ISSN / 2018.06 (starting edition Vol. 2, No. 2, June 2018).