Andaman Science Association is an unique body that provides platform for those associated with the management of tropical and island agriculture, horticulture, fisheries, animal and veterinary sciences. Andaman Science Association was publishing a journal called the Journal of the Andaman Science Association (JASA) from 1985. It was also conducting national and international symposium at Port Blair. So far we have published 17 volumes with two issues during the period 1985 to 2000. Subsequently there was lull of activities as most of the active members were transferred to mainland. Subsequently the association was revived on 15th December 2012 and remaining volume 18 to 20 with two issues was published. There is great demand of the journal in national and international institutions and is addressing particular niches were of island ecology and island agriculture having a multidisciplinary approach.
Focus and Scope of Journal
The Andaman Science Association focus and scope are;
Provide and promote opportunity for contact and fellowship amongst scientists interested / engaged in different scientific pursuits.
Publish a journal in English which shall be called “Journal of the Andaman Science Association” and Bulletins, Reports, Books and Newsletter as decided time to time, for the advancement of the aims of the Association.
Hold seminars, symposia, colloquia and provide forum for interaction of different scientific and educational organizations working in these Islands.
Discuss inter-disciplinary R & D Programmes relevant to these Islands.
Undertake any activity that directly or indirectly serves the cause of the Association.