Outdoor schedules (Oct. 6)
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10/05/2013 3:28 PM
Saturday — 40th Anniversary Celebration and Festival, Chaplin Nature Center, Arkansas City, 1-4 p.m. Call 620-442-4133.
Oct. 15 — “Ten Snowy Owls,” Paul Griffin, Wichita Audubon Society, Great Plains Nature Center, 7 p.m.
Oct. 26 — Astronomy Program, Chaplin Nature Center, Arkansas City, 9 p.m. Call 620-442-4133.
Nov. 9 — Cranes and Geese Field Trip, Quivira National Wildlife Refuge, Wichita Audubon Society, 3 pm,, Quivira headquarters. Call 316-942-2164.
Nov. 15 — Moonlight Hike, Chaplin Nature Center, 8:30 p.m. Call 620-442-4133.
Nov. 21 — “Native Plants and Where to Find Them,” Krista Dahlinger, Wichita Audubon Society, Great Plains Nature Center, 7 p.m.
Oct. 15-April 15 — Trout season
Field Trial/Hunt Tests
Oct. 14-17 — 2013 Quail Classic, American Brittany Club, William Oliver Ranch, Eureka. Call 316-799-2229 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 26-27 — Hunt Test Premium List, Sunflower German Shorthaired Pointer Club, Crampton Farm, Yoder. Call 316-722-2559.
Oct. 17 — Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism meeting, Cosmosphere, Hutchinson.
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.
Through Oct. 15 — Early prairie chicken season. (East and northwest zones.)
Through Oct. 31 — Dove season (first segment).
Through Dec. 1 — Low plains early zone duck season (first segment)
Through Dec. 31 — Archery deer season.
Through Feb. 28 — Squirrel season.
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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