Submit your work

South Carolina Wild contributors are invited to share (short stories/photography) nature-related outdoor activities, adventures, projects or events that would appeal to teen audiences. To submit a story, photos or videos, please follow the steps below.

Step 1:

Fill out and submit this form.

Step 2: 

Email your work to SCW managing editor Cindy Thompson at thompsonc@dnr.sc.gov with the subject line SC Wild Submission.
Please include your name, age and phone number in the body of the email.

 

 


What we’re looking for

writing

  • South Carolina Wild  Contributors should be South Carolina residents in college, high school or middle school, between 13 and 20 years old.
  • Short stories or blog posts are welcome (400 to 600 words).
  • All submitted content will be reviewed and approved by SCW staff before appearing as part of South Carolina Wild  or to be considered for South Carolina Wildlife.
  • Submissions may be edited by SCW staff as needed.
  • Stories that are exceptional in quality may be featured in South Carolina Wildlife.

photography

  • High-resolution, cell phone photography may suffice for digital publication, however photographs should be 2MB in size or larger in order to cross over to print format.
  • Videos:  Short videos may be submitted to support written content.