Journal of Degraded and Mining Lands Management (JDMLM) is an international journal that provides rapid publication of peer-reviewed articles in aspects directed towards the management of degraded and mining lands covering topography of a landscape, soil and water quality, biogeochemistry, ecosystem structure and function, and environmental, economic, social and health impacts of degraded and mining lands. Journal of Degraded and Mining Lands Management is managed by the International Research Centre for the Management of Degraded and Mining Lands (IRC-MEDMIND), a research collaboration between University of Brawijaya-Indonesia, University of Mataram-Indonesia, Massey University-New Zealand and Chinese Academy of Science-China in attempting to create opportunities in the management of degraded and mining lands. Publication of the journal is sustained by grants from the University of Brawijaya through International Scientific Publication Office. The journal aims to share recent research trend, experiences and research work among scientists, industry, community, and policy makers related to the management of degraded and mining lands. Journal of Degraded and Mining Lands Management is published in a single volume every year. Each volume consists of four issues, normally published in October, January, April and July.