Outdoors schedules (Sept. 9)

09/07/2012 6:00 PM

09/09/2012 8:06 AM

Archery

Today — 3-D shoot, raffle and feed, Southfork Archers, Byron Walker Wildlife Area, 8-10 a.m. trickle start. Call 620-532-6745.

Sept. 15-16 — 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Bowhunters, 111th Street South and 215th Street West, Clearwater. www.ninnescahbowhunters.com.

Sept. 23 — 3-D Shoot and Pig Roast, Ninnescah Valley Archers, Pratt, 10 a.m.. Call 620-770-0517.

Nov. 18 — 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Valley Archers, Pratt, 10 a.m.. Call 620-770-0517.

Birding/Nature

Sept. 18 — “Breeding Biology and Feeding Ecology of Great Egrets and Snowy Egrets in Wichita,” Wichita Audubon Society, Great Plains Nature Center, 7 p.m.

Sept. 22 — Fall Nature Day/Butterfly Tagging, Chaplin Nature Center, Arkansas City.

Sept. 23 Wichita area field trip, Wichita Audubon Society, Meet at Village Inn in Derby, 8 a.m. Call 316-651-7063.

Fishing

Through Sept. 15 — Floatline fishing season, special permit required, select waters.

General

Oct. 18 — Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism commission meeting, Flint Oak Ranch, Fall River. For information go to www.kdwpt.state.ks.us or 620-672-5911.

Hunting

Below is the basic listing of hunting seasons. Please check regulations for boundary, limits and permit requirements at www.kdwp.state.ks.us.

Year-around — Rabbit season.

Through next Sunday — Youth and disabled deer season.

Through Sept. 23 — Low plains teal season.

Through Oct. 31 — Dove season (first segment).

Through Feb. 28 — Squirrel season.

Sept. 17-30 — Muzzleloader deer season.

Sept. 17-Dec. 31 — Archery deer season.

Oct. 6-Dec. 2 — Low plains early zone duck season. (first segment).

Oct. 27-Dec. 30 — Low plains late zone duck season (first segment).

Oct. 27-Dec. 30 — White-fronted goose season (first segment).

Oct. 27-Nov. 4 — Canada goose season (first segment).

Oct. 27-Nov. 4 — Light goose season (first segment).

Nov. 3-4 — Youth pheasant and quail season.

Nov. 3-11 — Dove season (second segment).

Nov. 7-Jan. 3 — Sandhill crane season.

Nov. 7-Feb. 10 — Canada goose season (second segment).

Nov. 7-Feb. 10 — Light goose season (second segment).

Nov. 10–Jan. 31 — Pheasant and quail season.

Nov. 14-Feb. 15 — Trapping season.

Nov. 14-March 31 — Beaver and otter trapping season.

Nov. 15-Jan. 27 — Low plains southeast zone duck season.

Nov. 17-Jan. 31 — Prairie chicken season, eastern and northwestern units.

Nov. 17–Dec. 31 — Prairie chicken season, southwest unit.

Nov. 29-Dec. 9 — Firearms deer season.

Dec. 15-30 — Low plains early zone duck season (second segment).

Jan. 1-13 — Whitetail antlerless-only deer season.

Jan. 14-20 — Whitetail antlerless-only deer season (Units 7, 8, 15 only).

Jan. 19-27 — Low plains late zone duck season (second session).

Feb. 2-10 — White-fronted goose season (second segment).

Feb. 10-April 30 — Light goose conservation order.

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