MONDAY

RED STICK FLY FISHERS FLY-TYING SESSION: 7 p.m., Goodwood Library, Baton Rouge. Call Sydney Dobson (225)892-1613. Website: rsff.org.

TUESDAY

DOUBLE NICKEL BASS TOURNAMENT: 10:30 a.m., East Pearl River Launch, U.S. 90 Bridge. Weekly event for anglers 55 and older. Singles tournament (two allowed in boat but keep catch separate). Fee $15. Call Joe Picone (985) 630-4170.

SATURDAY

PAC WOMEN’S SPECKTACULAR KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT: 6 a.m. shotgun launch, PAC Kayak Rentals, Pointe-aux-Chenes. Entry fee $25 ($31 online). Non-motorized boats only. Heaviest 5 speckled trout stringer. Website: packayakrentals.com.

HUNTING SEASONS

Note: Deer/Archery season have either-sex take allowed except where specified & except when there is a bucks-only modern firearms period. Self-clearing permits required on all wildlife management areas. WMA hunting permit required for ages 18-59. Check 2019-2020 state hunting pamphlet for specific hunting regulations & zones.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Dec. 1, State Deer Area 7, still-hunt only.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 2-29, State Deer Area 7, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Dec. 3, State Deer Area 2, still-hunt only.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 4-Jan. 12, State Deer Area 2, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Dec. 6, State Deer Areas 1, 3, 4, 6 & 8, still-hunt only.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Dec. 6, State Deer Area 5 & 9, still-hunt only & bucks only except Nov. 29-Dec. 1 either-sex weekend.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 7-29, State Deer Area 8, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 7-Jan. 5, State Deer Areas 1, 3, 4, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 7-Jan. 19, State Deer Area 5, bucks only, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 7-Jan. 19, State Deer Area 6, with/without dogs.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Dec. 7-Jan. 19, State Deer Area 9, bucks only except either-sex days Dec. 14-15 & Dec. 21-22, with/without dogs.

DUCKS: Through Dec. 8, Coastal, East & West Waterfowl zones.

GEESE: Through Dec. 8, statewide. Includes specklebellies, blue, snow, Ross’ and Canada geese. (Take of Canada geese prohibited in portions of Cameron & Vermilion parishes.)

SNIPE: Through Dec. 8, statewide, first split.

RAILS/GALLINULES: Through Jan. 1, statewide.

DEER/MODERN FIREARMS: Through Jan. 5, State Deer Area 10, still-hunt only.

DEER/ARCHERY: Through Jan. 15, State Deer Areas 3, 7, 8 & 10.

DEER/ARCHERY: Through Jan. 31, State Deer Areas 1, 2 & 4.

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

RABBIT/SQUIRREL/QUAIL: Through Feb. 28, statewide, private lands only.

LICENSED HUNTING PRESERVES: Through April 30. Pen-raised birds only.

AROUND THE CORNER

DEC. 3—ACADIANA FLY RODDERS PROGRAM: 6:30 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church Hall, 415 Roselawn, Lafayette. Call Bob Tabbert (337) 781-3650.

DEC. 4—PONTCHARTRAIN BASIN FLY FISHERS MEETING: 6 p.m., Abita Brew Pub, 72011 Holly Street, Abita Springs. Call Corey Tohme (985) 624-9331. Website: pbasinflyfishers.blogspot.com.

DEC. 7—SATURDAY TRAP SHOOT: 8:30 a.m., Southwest Gun Club, McComb, Mississippi. Weather permitting. ATA-style trap field/portable traps/25 singles or 12 pairs per round. Only 7½ shot size or smaller. Fee $5/round (cash/correct change only). Call Doug Bowser (601) 341-8797. Email: douglasmbowser@yahoo.com.

FISHING/SHRIMPING

OPEN RECREATIONAL SEASONS: Red snapper weekends only, until further notice; and, all groupers except closed for the take of goliath & Nassau groupers in state/federal waters.

CLOSED SEASONS: Recreational greater amberjack & gray triggerfish season in state and federal waters.

FALL INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open in all state inside waters.

Email: jmacaluso@theadvocate.com