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:


LOUISIANA CRAB TASK FORCE MEETING: 1 p.m., Suite 210, UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans. Webinar available:

CCA POINTE COUPEE CHAPTER BANQUET: 6 p.m., Scott Memorial Civic Center, 1200 Major Parkway, New Roads. Call CCA (225) 952-9200.

SLU DUCKS UNLIMITED FIRE-&-ICE BANQUET: 6 p.m, Fleur de Lis Center, 111 6th Street, Ponchatoula. Southeastern Louisiana University DU Chapter 29 firearms raffle. Website:


STATE SHRIMP TASK FORCE MEETING: 10 a.m., Terrebonne Council Meeting Room, 8026 Main Street, Houma. Webinar available:

BREC GUARDIAN & ME ARCHERY PROGRAM: 6-7:30 p.m., Womack Park, Baton Rouge. Adults-youths (8-older) archery instruction. Fee $20/team. Call BREC (225) 272-9200; email:; website:


NEW ORLEANS FLY FISHERS FLY-TYING SESSION: 7 p.m., St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Hall, 444 Metairie Rd., Metairie. Call Joe Bandera (504) 888-2149.


TURKEY TROUT THROWDOWN KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT: 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Cypremont Point State Park. Open to public. Fee $25. Artificial lures only, shotgun launch. Heaviest 5 speckled trout stringers. Door prizes. Lafayette Kayak Fishing Club event. Website:


See 2018-2019 Louisiana Hunting Pamphlet for bag limits, shooting times, other restrictions & state WMA season dates.

DOVES: Second split: through Nov. 11, North Zone; through Nov. 25, South Zone.

DEER/PRIMITIVE WEAPONS: Through Nov. 16, State Deer Areas 1, 4, 5, 6 & 9, still-hunt only, either-sex take allowed.

DUCKS: Nov. 17-Dec. 2, East Waterfowl Zone.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS:Nov. 17-Dec. 7, State Deer Areas 1, 4 & 6. Still-hunt only, either-sex take allowed.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Nov. 17-Dec. 7, State Deer Areas 5 & 9. Still-hunt only, bucks only except “doe” days Nov. 17-18 & Nov. 23-25.

QUAIL: Nov. 17-Feb. 28, statewide, private lands only.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Nov. 25, State Deer Area 3, 7, 8 & 10, still-hunt only, either-sex take allowed.

DUCKS: Through Dec. 2, Coastal & West Waterfowl Zones.

SNIPE: Through Dec. 2, statewide, first split.

GEESE: Through Dec. 2, all species, statewide except closed to taking Canada geese in portions of Cameron and Vermilion parishes.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Dec. 5, State Deer Area 2, still-hunt only, either-sex take allowed.

RAILS/GALLINULES: Through Jan. 2, statewide.

DEER/ARCHERY: State Deer Areas 3, 7, 8 & 10, through Jan. 15. Through Jan. 31, State Deer areas 1, 2 & 4, either-sex take allowed.

DEER/ARCHERY: Through Feb. 15 (either sex), State Deer Areas 5, 6 & 9.

SQUIRREL & RABBIT: Through Feb. 28, statewide private lands & selected wildlife management areas.


NOV. 20—LAFAYETTE KAYAK FISHING CLUB MEETING: 6 p.m., Pack and Paddle, 601 E. Pinhook, Lafayette. Call (337) 232-5854. Website:

NOV. 22—Thanksgiving Day.


OPEN SEASONS: Recreational all groupers except goliath & Nassau groupers in state/federal waters.

CLOSED SEASONS: Recreational greater amberjack, red snapper and gray triggerfish seasons state and federal waters. Commercial king mackerel & gray triggerfish, and commercial season on large coastal shares closed in state and federal waters.

SHRIMP: Fall inshore season open in all state inside waters.