Other Sports

Outdoors events calendar for 08.13.15

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Tuesday: Meeting of S.C. Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Advisory Board, 10 a.m., Room 335, Rembert C. Dennis Building, 1000 Assembly St., Columbia. Agenda includes discussion of trout diseases. Open to public.

Aug. 22: Georgetown Wahoo Challenge, Georgetown (S.C.) Landing Marina. Entry fee $250 per boat. Includes divisions for dolphin and tuna. Tournament director John Gourdin, 843-214-1408.

Sept. 1-30: N.C. season on Canada geese.

Sept. 1-Oct. 3: First segment of N.C. season on rails, gallinules and moorhens. Second segment is Oct. 23-Nov. 28.

Sept. 5-7: Opening segment of S.C. dove season. Shooting hours are noon until sunset.

Sept. 5-Oct. 10: First segment of N.C. dove season. Second segment is Nov. 23-Jan. 15.

Sept. 8-Oct. 17: Second segment of S.C. dove season. Shooting hours are 30 minutes before sunrise until sunset. Following segments are Nov. 14-28 and Dec. 15-Jan. 15 with the same shooting hours.

Sept. 11-13: 53rd Fall Naturalists Rally, Roan Mountain. Speakers and field trips. Information: Gary Barrigar, gbarrigar@friendsofroanmtn.org.

Sept. 12-30: N.C. season on September teal (east of U.S. 17 only).

Nov. 12-Feb. 27: N.C. season on common snipe.

Dec. 17-Jan. 30: N.C. season on woodcock.