DOUBLE NICKEL BASS TOURNAMENT: 10:30 a.m., Earl 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.
LOUISIANA CRAB TASK FORCE MEETING: 1 p.m., St. Bernard Port Harbor & Terminal, 100 Port Blvd., Chalmette.
ACADIANA FLY RODDERS PROGRAM: 6:30 p.m., Grace Presbyterian Church Hall, 415 Roselawn, Lafayette. Call Bob Tabbert (337) 781-3650.
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.
LOUISIANA WILDLIFE & FISHERIES COMMISSION MEETING: 9:30 a.m.. Joe Herring Room, state Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, 2000 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge.
FALSE RIVER COOKIE JAR BASS TOURNAMENT: 7 p.m.-midnight, La Express launch, Jarreau. Fee $40/boat (two-angler boats; pay at store before launching). Weekly event through summer. End-of-the-season “classic” set Sept. 13. Call Storm Randall (225) 937-0489.
NBAA SOUTH LOUISIANA BASS MAFIA TOURNAMENT: Bayou Segnette, Westwego. Two-angler teams. Entry fee $100. Annual membership $40. Fifth in 8-tournament series. Email: Darren Anders: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPECK & REDFISH CUP KAYAK FISHING TOURNAMENT: All open Louisiana waters. Weigh-in deadline 5 p.m., Pack & Paddle, Lafayette. Entry fee $25. Heaviest combination of 2 slot reds & 2 speckled trout. Optional flounder calcutta. Lafayette Kayak Fishing Club event. Website: lafayettekayakfishing.com.
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: email@example.com.
STAR/CCA-LOUISIANA: Monday (Labor Day) final day of summer-long rodeo in several coastal & offshore species. Coastal division for speckled trout & specially tagged redfish category. CCA membership required. Website: ccastar.com.
DOVES: South Zone, Sept. 7-15; North Zone, Sept. 7-29.
AROUND THE CORNER
SEPT. 12—JUNIOR SOUTHWEST BASSMASTERS MEETING: 7 p.m., Seminar Room, Bass Pro Shops, Denham Springs. Age group bass tournaments for ages 7-10, 11-14 & 15-18 anglers. Thursday night followed 10 days later by tournaments, sites TBD. Call Jim Breaux (225) 262-0929/(225) 772-3026.
SEPT. 12—NEW ORLEANS FLY FISHERS FLY-TYING SESSION: 7 p.m., St. Francis Xavier Church Hall, 444 Metairie Road, Metairie. Call Joe Bandera (504) 888-2149.
OPEN RECREATIONAL SEASONS: Red snapper season ends Monday (Labor Day), then closed season in state & federal waters; recreational amberjack through Oct. 31; and, all groupers except closed for the take of goliath & Nassau groupers in state/federal waters.
CLOSED SEASONS: Recreational gray triggerfish seasons state and federal waters.
FALL INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open in all state inside waters.