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.
Endangered-species policy, climate change, animal-rights activists, and declining funding are all serious issues facing the fishing industry. Here are the top five threats that will have the biggest impact on bass fishing across North America in the next decade.
Did you know that all six species of billfish found in the Pacific Ocean frequent Australia waters? It's one of the best places in the world to catch all six. Read about this world-class fishing hotspot.
You know about 3D printing. It’s the burgeoning technology that allows people to print anything from car parts to guns at home. But did you know 3D printing is coming on strong in the fishing industry? Read about how this new tech will change our sport.