Sierra Magazine: Submission Guidelines & Payment Information

The official magazine for the Sierra Club.

About This Publisher

The Sierra is the magazine of the Sierra club, the non-profit environmental activist organization. Their readers are “are environmentally concerned, politically diverse, and actively enjoy the outdoors.” It is published bi-monthly.

Editorial Needs

They publish feature articles up to 4,000 words. For features, they want “strong, well-researched, literate nonfiction storytellings about significant environmental and conservation issues, adventure travel, nature, self-propelled sports, and trends in green living. ” They don’t want a rehash of environmental problems. They want articles to focus on solutions. Features range from 500 to 4,000 words.

Payment Information

For departments, they pay $50 to $1,000. For features, pay starts at $0.75 cents per word, and goes up from there.

To learn more, read their Submission Guidelines


We send you writing jobs.

Sign up and we'll send you 3 companies hiring writers now. Plus, we'll send more companies as we find and review them. All in our free email magazine.

We're the magazine for freelance writers.

We send you companies hiring writers.

Subscribe and we'll send you 3 companies hiring right now.

We'll also send you a guide that gets you started.

We're completely free.

Subscribe now. (It's free.)


About Us

We're dedicated to helping freelance writers succeed. We send you reviews of freelance writing companies, assignments, and articles to help build your writing career. You can view our privacy policy here, and our disclaimer. To get started, simply enter your email address in the form on this page.