Submission Payments

Publication Costs

In order to keep Fire Ecology as an open access journal, we charge authors a per paper cost. If this cost causes any undue hardship, please contact Fire Ecology editor Jim Agee. Learn more about how to submit.

  1. There is a two-tier charge for Original Research Papers: $200 ($250 non-AFE) for papers that in published form are less than 20 journal pages in length, and $400 ($500 non-AFE) for papers longer than that.
  1. There is a $75 (AFE member) or $100 (non-AFE member) charge for Short Communications (these must be within the 8-page maximum length)
  1. There is a $100 (AFE member) or $125 (non-AFE member) charge for Forum Articles 5-10 journal pages in length, and $200 (AFE member) or $225 (non-AFE member) charge for Forum Articles 11 or more journal pages in length.
  2. There are no publication charges for Forum Articles 1-5 journal pages in length and no publication charges for Book Reviews.
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*The Research Papers category includes Practices and Applications in Fire Ecology Papers