New York Outdoor News seeks New York-based writers of news and features for coverage of hunting, fishing and trapping in the Empire State. Payment is $40 for news stories, $75 for features of 900-1,100 words (additional payment will be made for publication in one or more of its affiliated newspapers – Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania), $75 for columns and $30 (or more) for photos. First rights are purchased. Unsolicited submissions are discouraged. Submit queries as part of an e-mail or attached in Word format to Steve Piatt, editor, email@example.com.