Outdoors calendar (Sept. 22)

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Archery

Sunday – 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Bowhunters, 8-10 a.m. trickle start. www.ninnescahbowhunters.com.

Birding/Nature

Saturday – Slate Creek Wetlands Field Trip, Wichita Audubon Society, meet at Slate Creek Baptist Church, 8 am. Call 620-660-0547.

Fishing

Oct. 15 - April 15 — Trout season

Canoeing/Boating

Saturday — Upper Arkansas River Float, Arkansas River Coalition, 8:30 am at bridge near Alden, equipment can be furnished with proper notification. Call 316-684-0730.

Field Trial/Hunt Tests

Oct. 14-17 — 2013 Quail Classic, American Brittany Club, William Oliver Ranch, Eureka. Call 316-799-2229 or kanza177@dishmail.net.

Oct. 26-27 — Hunt Test Premium List, Sunflower German Shorthaired Pointer Club, Crampton Farm, Yoder. Call 316-722-2559.

Fur Harvesting

Oct. 4-6 — Kansas Fur Harvesters Association Fall Rendezvous, fairgrounds, Washington.

General

Thursday — Venison 101, Field to Table Seminar, K-State Research and Extension and Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism. 4-H Hall, 7001 W 21st. Call 316-660-0127 to register or for more information.

Oct. 17 — Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism meeting, Cosmosphere, Hutchinson.

Hunting

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

Year-around — Rabbit season.

Ends Sunday — Early teal season.

Through Sept. 29 — Muzzleloader deer season.

Through Oct. 15 Early prairie chicken season. (East and northwest zones.)

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

Through Feb. 28 Squirrel season.

Sept. 16-Dec. 31 Archery deer season.

Oct. 5-Dec. 1 — Low plains early zone duck season (first segment)

Oct. 25-Dec. 29 — Low plains late zone duck season (first segment)

Oct. 26-Nov. 3 — Canada and light goose season (first segment)

Oct. 26-Dec. 29 — White-fronted goose season (first segment)

Nov. 2-3 — Low plains southeast zone duck season (first segment)

Nov. 2-10 — Dove season (second segment)

Nov. 6-Jan. 2 — Sandhill crane season.

Nov. 6-Feb. 9 — Canada and light goose season (second segment.)

Nov. 9-Jan. 31 Pheasant season.

Nov. 9-Jan. 31 Quail season.

Nov. 16-Dec. 31 Prairie chicken season (southwest zone)

Nov. 16-Jan. 26 — Low plains southeast zone duck season (second segment)

Nov. 16-Jan. 31 — Prairie chicken season (east and northwest zones)

Nov. 20-Feb. 28 — Eurasian collared dove season.

Dec. 4-15 — Firearms deer season.

Dec. 21-Jan. 5 — Low plains early zone duck season (second segment)

Jan. 1-12 — Whitetail antlerless-only season.

Jan. 1-19 Whitetail antlerless-only season (Units 7, 8 and 15)

Jan. 18-26 — Low plains late zone duck season (second segment)

Feb. 1-9 — White-fronted goose season (second segment)

Feb. 10-April 30 Special conservation white goose season.

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