Outdoors

Outdoor schedules

Archery

Saturday — Fun Shoot, Southfork Archers, Byron Walker Wildlife Area, 8-10 a.m. trickle start, Call 620-532-5585.

Next Sunday — 3-D Shoot, Raffle and Fish Feed, Southfork Archers, Byron Walker Wildlife Area, 8-10 a.m. trickle start, Call 620-532-5585.

Next Sunday — 3-D Shoot, Wichita Archers, 3799 E. 71st St.. 8-10 a.m. trickle start. Call 316-722-1707.

Sept. 19-20 — 3-D Shoot, Ninnescah Bowhunters, 111th South and 215th West, Clearwater. Call 316-788-7013.

Sept. 27 — 3-D Shoot and pig roast, Ninnescah Valley Archery, Pratt, 11 a.m. shotgun start. Call 620-770-0565

Dec. 6 — 3-D Shoot, Salthawk Archery, Hutchinson, 8-10 a.m. trickle start. Call 620-665-5139.

Birding/Nature

Sept. 15 —"Warblers of Wichita," Paul Griffin, Wichita Audubon Society, 7:30 p.m. Great Plains Nature Center.

Sept. 19 — Quivira and Cheyenne Bottoms field trip, Wichita Audubon Society, 8 a.m. at Quivira headquarters. Call 316-687-4268.

Sept. 26 — Fall Nature Day-Butterfly tagging, Chaplin Nature Center, Arkansas City. Call 620-442-4133.

Sept. 26 — Hike and Bike with the Birds, Quivira National Wildlife Refuge. Call 620-786-5845. or www.staffordpride.org.

Field Trials/Hunt Tests

Oct. 9-11 — AKC Field Trial, Sunflower Retriever Club, Hazelton. Call 316-259-2009.

Oct. 24-25 — AKC Hunt Test, Southern Kansas Brittany Club, Yoder. Call 580-716-2787.

Fishing

Until further notice — Polk Daniels Lake, in Howard, closed to all activities for repairs.

General

Oct. 15 — Kansas Wildlife and Parks commission meeting, Sedan. Call 620-672-5911 or www.kdwp.state.ks.us.

Hunting

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

Open year-round — Rabbit/hare season.

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

Through Feb. 28 — Squirrel season.

Saturday-Sept. 20 — Youth/disabled deer season.

Saturday-Sept. 27 — Teal season (low plains)

Sept. 21-Oct. 4 — Muzzleloader deer season.

Sept. 21-Dec. 31 — Archery deer season.

Oct. 1-Dec. 1 — Fall turkey season (first segment)

Oct. 10-Dec. 6 — Low plains early zone duck season (first segment)

Oct. 31-Nov. 8 — Canada, white and white-fronted goose seasons (first segment)

Oct. 31-Jan. 3 — Low plains late zone duck season (first segment)

Nov. 7-15 — Dove season (second segment)

Nov. 7-8 — Youth pheasant and quail season.

Nov. 11-Jan. 3 White-fronted goose season (second segment)

Nov. 11-Feb. 14 — Canada and white goose season (second segment)

Nov. 14-Jan. 31 — Pheasant and quail season.

Nov. 20-Feb. 28 — Exotic dove season (collared and ringed-turtle doves).

Nov. 21-Jan. 31 — Prairie chicken season, eastern and northwestern zones.

Nov. 21-Dec. 31 — Prairie chicken season, southwest zone.

Dec. 2-13 — Firearms deer season.

Dec. 14-31 — Fall turkey season (second segment).

Dec. 19-Jan. 3 — Low plains early zone duck seasons (second segment)

Jan. 1-10 — Whitetail deer without antlers, selected units.

Jan. 11-31 — Fall turkey season (third segment).

Jan. 23-31 — Low plains late zone duck season (second segment)

Feb. 6-14 — White-fronted goose season (third segment)

Shooting

Sept. 26 — NRA Women on Target shoot, Chisholm Trail Range, $10, pre-registration required. Call 316-788-5026 or ctagawot@att.net.

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