Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers

Individual Subscriptions

Individuals may receive a print subscription to this journal only by joining the society that sponsors its publication. Member subscriptions are managed by the society and not UH Press.

The link below will take you away from UH Press's website to a third-party website with details on how to become a society member/subscriber of this journal.
Become a member

Institutional Subscriptions

1 Year Print Subscription
2 Year Print Subscription
1 Year Online Access
Bundle (Print+Online)

Additional Information

ISSN: 0066-9628
E-ISSN: 1551-3211
Frequency: Annual

Founded in 1935, the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers (APCG) has a rich history of promoting geographical education and research. Its Yearbook includes abstracts of papers from its annual meetings, a selection of full-length peer-reviewed articles, and book reviews. Since 1952 the APCG has also been the Pacific Coast Regional Division (including Hawai‘i) of the Association of American Geographers. Individual subscription is by membership in the APCG.

Sponsor: Association of Pacific Coast Geographers

Read Online:

  • Editorial Board
  • Editor

    Craig S. Revels, Central Washington University

    Graphics Editor

    David Deis, California State University, Northridge

    Copy Editor

    Rick Cooper Editing & Design

    Board of Editorial Consultants

    Fernando Bosco, San Diego State University

    Ron Davidson, California State University, Northridge

    Ed Jackiewicz, California State University, Northridge

    Nancy Wilkinson, San Francisco State University

    Jenny Zorn, California State University, San Bernardino

    Student Assistant

    Nick Hagar

  • Recent Articles
  • Editorial Notes
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Contributor Biographies
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Landscape Love Letters: An Appreciation of the Larry Ford Photographic Library
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    The Maps with X-Ray Eyes: The Sanborn Collection
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Discovering the Quinkans: Adventures of a Young Geographer, Long Ago, in a Place Far Away
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    An Appreciation of Carl O. Sauer's Intellectual History
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Dr. Ack Rides Again: Adventures in Radical Geography, Many Small Stories, and a Banjo
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    The Sierra Nevada (California) Is a Relict Tropical Late Cretaceous Range: A Field Guide to the Evidence
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Report of the Eighty-Fourth Annual Meeting: Bellingham, Washington October 6–8, 2022
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    APCG Distinguished Service Award
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    2022 APCG Student Paper Awards
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Resolutions of the Eighty-Fourth Annual Meeting Bellingham, Washington
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

    Association of Pacific Coast Geographers Annual Meeting October 6–8, 2022 Bellingham, Washington: Abstracts for Oral Presentations and Posters
    Posted on Friday December 01, 2023

  • Pricing Guide

    All prices are indicated in U.S. dollars. Canadian customers must include 5% GST (automatically included at checkout). All prices shown are exclusive of any taxes.

    Payment must be included with all orders. We accept payment by U.S. dollar checks drawn on a U.S. bank and made payable to the University of Hawaii Press. We also accept payment by Visa or MasterCard. If paying by credit card please include the card number, expiration date, cardholder name and billing address. If you wish to pay by bank transfer, please contact us for bank details. No refunds will be made except for erroneous duplicate orders.


    Subscription Start

    Print subscriptions start from the first issue of the calendar year and are effective for the entire volume year. Subscriptions may be entered retroactively. Unless otherwise requested, subscriptions will start with the current year’s volume.

    Shipping / Postage

    All prices shown include standard delivery in the U.S.A. Additional postage will be charged at checkout for print orders mailed outside the U.S.A. Priority Mail option at additional cost is available at checkout. Please contact customer service for other shipping options.

    Single Issues / Back Issues

    Single-issues of current print volumes may be ordered. Print issues older than two years are available in limited supply and may be purchased at a discounted rate. Please fill out a single-issue order form.

    Bookstores/Classroom Use

    Bulk-rate discounts for one-time print orders are 20% on 10-19 copies and 30% on 20 or more copies. Postage charges are NOT discountable. All sales are final, we do not accept return of journal issues. Please contact customer service to order bulk copies. 


    Individual print and online subscriptions are available only to members of the Association for Pacific Coast Geographers (APCG). For membership information visit them online at


    Institutional rates apply to subscriptions and single issue orders for Institutional / Organizational use and paid for by libraries, universities, schools, societies, government offices, departments, businesses and the like. If you are ordering on behalf of your institution, please include the institution name.

    Online access and Print + Online orders

    Institutions may order electronic subscriptions or print + electronic through our hosting partner Project MUSE:

    You may contact Project MUSE at


    Claims for non-receipt of issues will be honored at no charge within 180 days of the original ship date. Thereafter, the single copy rate will be charged for replacement. No more than one free replacement per issue will be allowed. Credits for non-receipt are not offered.

    Please contact customer service at:

    Journals Department, University of Hawai‘i Press, 2840 Kolowalu Street, Honolulu, HI 96822

    Tel. 1-808-956-8833; Fax 1-808-988-6052

    Toll-free (U.S. & Canada) Tel. 1-888-UHPRESS; Fax 1-800-650-7811



    Please see our current title listing and rate sheet. We offer an agency discount of 5% off the institutional subscription rate. We do not offer discounts on single issue orders or postage. New agents must provide the URL of their business website or submit their initial correspondence on official company letterhead.

  • Author Guidelines
  • Find the Submission Guidelines for the Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers here.

  • Indexes
  • Articles appearing in the APCG Yearbook are indexed and/or abstracted in:

    Bibliography and Index of Geology

    Ecological Abstracts

    Geographical Abstracts

    Physical Geography

    International Development Abstracts

    Association for Asian Studies–
    Bibliography of Asian Studies (Online), 1970-1972

    Academic Search Alumni Edition, 1/1/2004-
    Academic Search Complete, 1/1/2004-
    Academic Search Elite, 1/1/2004-
    Academic Search Premier, 1/1/2004-
    Academic Search R&D, 1/1/2004-
    Academic Search: Main Edition, 1/1/2004-
    America: History and Life, 1/1/1999-
    Biotechnology Source, 1/1/2004-
    Current Abstracts, 1/1/2005-
    MainFile, 1/1/2004-
    Poetry & Short Story Reference Center, 1/1/2004-
    Science Reference Center, 1/1/2004-
    STM Source, 1/1/2004-
    TOC Premier (Table of Contents), 1/1/2004-

    Elsevier BV–
    Scopus, 1988-1996, 1986, 1978-1983

    Academic OneFile, 01/2000-
    Advanced Placement Government and Social Studies, 01/2000-
    Expanded Academic ASAP, 01/2000-
    General OneFile, 01/2000-
    InfoTrac Custom, 1/2000-
    Science in Context, 01/2000-

    ArticleFirst, vol.66, no.1, 2004-vol.73, no.1, 2011
    Electronic Collections Online, vol.66, no.1, 2004-vol.73, no.1, 2011



    Science Reference Center: Main Edition, 1/1/2004-

    Speleological Abstracts