SUNDAY

  • RETURN TO STANDARD TIME: 2 a.m.

MONDAY

  • GULF COUNCIL AMENDMENT 39 PUBLIC HEARING: 6 p.m., Doubletree, 4964 Constitution Avenue, Baton Rouge. Public comment on recreational red snapper regional management.

TUESDAY

  • ACADIANA FLY RODDERS PROGRAM: 6:30 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church Hall, 415 Roselawn, Lafayette. Call Richard Latiolais (337) 354-8957.

WEDNESDAY

  • BATON ROUGE CHAPTER/DELTA WATERFOWL BANQUET: 6 p.m., 4-H Mini-Barn, LSU, Baton Rouge. Tickets $55, $75 couples, $25 youths, $160 sponsors, $650 tables. Call Jonathan Walker (225) 810-3294/(225) 276-6380.
  • JEFFERSON PARISH CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 6 p.m., Jefferson Orleans South, 2536 Edenborn Avenue. Metairie. Call Pierre Mouledoux (504) 650-0592 or Garrett Pizzaloto (504) 430-1348.
  • PONTCHARTRAIN BASIN FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6:30 p.m., Beach House Grill, 124 Girod St., Mandeville. Call Corey Tohme (985) 624-9331. Website:pbasinflyfishers.blogspot.com.

WEDNESDAY-SUNDAY

  • RIO GRANDE VALLEY BIRD FESTIVAL: Santa Ana, Lower Rio Grande Valley & Laguna Atascosa national wildlife refuges, Harlingen, Texas. Field trips. Website: www.fws.gov/refuges.

THURSDAY

  • LOUISIANA WILDLIFE & FISHERIES COMMISSION MEETING: 9:30 a.m., Louisiana Room, state Wildlife & Fisheries headquarters, Quail Drive, Baton Rouge.
  • LAFAYETTE AREA CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 5:30 p.m., Heymann Center, Lafayette. Tickets $65. Call Beau Phares (337) 962-2128 or Kurt Cazayoux (337) 739-4505.
  • EVANGELINE PARISH CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 6 p.m., Civic Center, Ville Platte. Tickets $50. Call Gerard Smith (337) 363-5180.
  • UPPER LAFOURCHE CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 6 p.m., Harang Municipal Auditorium, Thibodaux. Call Ron Bartels (985) 232-2922.

AVOYELLES PARISH CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 6 P.M., PARAGON CASINO, MARKSVILLE. TICKETS $50 SINGLES & $60 COUPLES. CALL STEVE MARCOTTE (318) 201-7014 OR JIMMY ARMAND (318) 359-1851.

FRIDAY

  • PECAN ISLAND CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER: 6 p.m., Pecan Island School Lodge, Pecan Island. Tickets $40 singles, $60 couples. Call David Hebert (337) 277-2894 or Derrick Davis (337) 534-7999.

56TH ANNUAL FORT LAUDERDALE INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW: FIRST DAY, BAHIA MAR FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH HOTEL & YACHTING CENTER, AND SIX OTHER SITES IN FORT LAUDERDALE AREA. THROUGH NOV. 9. FEES $10-$25. CALL (800) 940-7642.

SATURDAY

  • PALO ALTO MID-RANGE MATCHES: 7-8 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. firing line, Palo Alto Rifle & Pistol Club, Donaldsonville. Four 600-yard, F-Class/Prone matches. Monthly event. Fee $15/adults, $5/under 21. Call Rick Stewart (225) 301-1615 (5-8 p.m.). Website: www.Paloaltogunclub.com.

AROUND THE CORNER

  • NOV. 9 — RED STICK FLY FISHERS PROGRAM: 7 p.m., Louisiana Room, Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, Quail Drive, Baton Rouge. Call Joe Kahler (225) 892-4352. Website: www.rsff.org.

NOV 11 — NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGES FEE-FREE DAYS: U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE-MANAGED REFUGES. FEE WAIVER DOES NOT COVER CONCESSIONAIRE/LICENSE FEES.

NOV. 12 — JUNIOR SOUTHWEST BASSMASTERS-DENHAM SPRINGS BASS MEETING: 7 P.M., BASS PRO SHOPS, DENHAM SPRINGS. CALL JIM BREAUX (225) 262-0929/(225) 772-3026.

NOV. 13-15 — FALL CATCH-AND-EAT FLY FISHING TRIP: LOUISIANA MARSH FLY-FISHING TRIP. SPONSORED BY RED STICK FLY FISHERS, BATON ROUGE. REGISTRATION REQUIRED. CALL RANDY LEONPACHER (225) 769-1895. WEBSITE: WWW.RSFF.ORG.

NOV. 14 — WHERE Y’AT THROWDOWN KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT: OPEN WATERS EAST OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER, WEIGH-IN GULF OUTLET MARINA, CHALMETTE. SPONSORED BY THE BAYOU COAST KAYAK FISHING CLUB. LAST IN FIVE-TOURNAMENT SERIES. FEE $20. OPEN TO PUBLIC. BCKFC MEMBERS ANGLER OF THE YEAR POINTS EVENT. REGISTRATION: WWW.BCKFC.ORG.

JUST ANNOUNCED

  • NOV. 11 — BATON ROUGE CHAPTER/DUCKS UNLIMITED BANQUET: 6 p.m., Parker Coliseum, LSU, Baton Rouge. Call Mike Patterson (225) 572-4070 or Luke Laborde (225) 281-0711.

HUNTING

  • DUCKS/YOUTH-ONLY/COASTAL ZONE: Nov. 1, final day.

SNIPE/ALL ZONES: NOV. 2-DEC. 6, FIRST SPLIT.

  • DEER/MODERN FIREARMS/AREA 7: Through Nov. 6, still-hunt only, bucks only.

DUCKS/COASTAL ZONE: NOV. 7-DEC. 6, FIRST SPLIT.

  • DUCKS/YOUTH-ONLY/WEST ZONE: Nov. 7; second date Jan. 30.
  • GEESE/ALL ZONES: Nov. 7-Dec. 6, first split, includes specklebellies, blue, snow & Ross’ species.
  • CANADA GEESE/COASTAL & EAST ZONES: Nov. 7-Dec. 6, first splits.
  • DEER/PRIMITIVE WEAPONS/AREA 7: Nov. 7-13, still hunt only, bucks only
  • RAILS & GALLINULES: Nov. 7-Dec. 30, statewide.
  • DOVES: Through Nov. 8, North Zone; through Dec. 1, South Zone.

DUCKS/WEST ZONE: NOV. 14-DEC. 6, FIRST SPLIT.

  • DUCKS/YOUTH-ONLY/EAST ZONE: Nov. 14; second date Feb. 6.
  • CANADA GEESE/WEST ZONE: Nov. 14-Dec. 6, first split.

DEER/PRIMITIVE WEAPONS/AREAS 1, 4, 5, 6: NOV. 14-20, AREA 1 STILL HUNT ONLY, EITHER SEX.

  • DEER/PRIMITIVE WEAPONS/AREA 9: Nov. 14-20, Area 9 still hunt only, bucks only.
  • DEER/MODERN FIREARMS/AREA 7: Nov. 14-29, Area 7 still hunt only, bucks only except during either-sex days of Nov. 21-22 & Nov. 27-29.
  • DEER/MODERN FIREARMS/AREAS 3 & 8: Through Nov. 29, still-hunt only, either sex take allowed.
  • DEER/MODERN FIREARMS/AREA 10: Through Nov. 29, still-hunt only, bucks only except either sex days Nov. 14-15 & Nov. 27-29.
  • DEER/MODERN FIREARMS/AREA 2: Through Dec. 8, still hunt only, either sex.
  • DEER/ARCHERY: Through Jan. 15, State Deer Areas 3, 8 & 10; through Jan. 31, State Deer Areas 1, 2, 4, 5 & 7; through Feb. 15, State Deer Areas 6 & 9. Either-sex take allowed.
  • SQUIRREL/RABBIT/NUTRIA: Statewide through Feb. 29.

FISHING

  • CLOSED SEASONS: State & federal recreational red snapper, greater amberjack, gray triggerfish (federal waters), red grouper & recreational non-sandbar large coastal sharks (state/federal waters) & commercial fishing for large coastal sharks in state/federal waters for remainder of 2015. Reminder: State-waters recreational red snapper season will reopen Nov. 20.
  • FALL INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open coastwide until further notice.

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