Phil Junker has been writing about and photographing the outdoors he loves for more than 50 years. While he writes about fishing, hunting and shooting sports, he also covers everything from morel mushroom picking, hiking, camping, and boating to eagle watching. He says if it’s in the outdoors, it’s fair game for column material. Junker is a member of the Hoosier Outdoor Writers Association and Kentucky Outdoor Press Association; He is a former member of the Great Lakes Outdoor Writers, the Southeast Outdoor Press Association, Hoosier Outdoor Writers, and the Florida Outdoor Press Association. He is a past president of both the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers and the Hoosier Outdoor Writers. He and his wife, Phyllis, plus rescue dog terrier, Missy, live in Cloverdale although they spend part of the year in their fish camp home on Lake Rosalie near Lake Wales in Florida.