The Western North American Naturalist (formerly Great Basin Naturalist) publishes peer-reviewed experimental and descriptive research pertaining to the biological natural history of western North America.

Submissions are always welcome. Please submit manuscripts to our editorial management system here.

For inquiries, please contact us by email at wnan@byu.edu or phone at 801-422-6688.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 83, Number 4 (2023) — Issue in Progress



New and noteworthy reports on Colorado lichens and lichens allies, 2: Biatoropsis hirtae and B. minuta
Seth J. Raynor, Jennifer Kesler, J. Ryan Allen, and Erin A. Manzitto-Tripp



First records of the Flammulated Owl (Psiloscops flammeolus) for the state of Baja California, Mexico
Tonatiuh Gaona-Melo, Gorgonio Ruiz-Campos, Gonzalo De León-Girón, Philip Unitt, and Kimball L. Garrett