Kris Thoemke writes about the outdoors and travel in Florida and is one of Florida’s leading experts on fishing. An avid angler, he has had the opportunity to travel, explore, and fish throughout Florida and to share his experiences through his writing and photography. With a Ph.D. in biology from the University of South Florida and three decades of experience as a researcher, land manager, college professor, and environmental consultant, he translates his scientific knowledge into language that helps audiences understand, appreciate, and, most importantly, enjoy being outdoors in Florida.