The "Investigation and Protection of a Subsoil" magazine — is the multidimensional scien-tific and technical magazine. On its pages materials in the field of geologic-geophysical re-searches, technologies of search and investigation of minerals are published. The wide range of lifted problems and high level of published materials do the magazine to interesting geol-ogists, geophysics, hydrogeologists, geochemists, drillers, etc. Constant publications of heads of branch allow to be aware of the main objectives facing specialists of branch. Among au-thors of the magazine names of outstanding scientists, large organizers of prospecting pro-duction, geologists, economists, etc. The magazine according to the solution of the Highest Certifying Commission (HCC) is included in the List of hosts of scientific magazines of the Russian Federation.