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Joe Sarmiento

Joe Sarmiento
Joe is an avid saltwater angler. He grew up in Washington State on the south end of Puget Sound where he first started fishing as a boy catching perch, flounder, rockfish, and occasionally salmon. Today, Joe lives in Southern California where he fishes off beaches and jetties, kayaks, and sportfishing boats. Joe writes about his saltwater adventures in the SoCal Salty blog, and for Western Outdoor News.

Find out how to catch a trophy pike on the Emerald Isle.

The U.S. Geological Survey has made a startling discovery in some of our nation's waterways — male bass carrying eggs! Find out what may be causing this disturbing trend.

North Atlantic swordfish populations have seen a terrific recovery in recent years. Now that they're plentiful, here's how to get in on the action.

A Florida barracuda attack on a 13-year-old was nearly fatal. Find out why these fish are as dangerous as a shark.

Australian tourists capture amazing shots of a monster croc dining on an unsuspecting large bull shark.

Lake Picachos aims to be on your bucket list of fishing destinations. Find out what this Mexican destination has to offer avid anglers.

When you understand bass and adapt your strategy to catch them, you're well on your way to enjoying a great day on the water. Here's how to better understand late-summer bass biology.

Get some great tips on preparing for a high mountain elk hunt.

Get a preview of LIVETARGET's new set of bait ball lures.

Late summer can be a challenging time for a bass angler. Better understand the summer-to-fall transition time with these proven tips.