Through Sept. 30: N.C. season on Canada geese.
Through Oct. 3: First segment of N.C. season on rails, gallinules and moorhens. Second segment is Oct. 23-Nov. 28.
Saturday-Monday: Opening segment of S.C. dove season. Shooting hours are noon until sunset.
Saturday through Oct. 10: First segment of N.C. dove season. Second segment is Nov. 23-Jan. 15.
Sunday: Courtesy boat inspection by officers of the S.C. Department of Natural Resources, 10 a.m.-noon, Colonel Creek Landing, Lake Wateree.
Tuesday through 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.
Wednesday: Seminar on how to navigate Lake Norman, 6:30 p.m., Peninsula Yaacht Club, 18501 Harbor Light Blvd., Cornelius. Information: 704-892-7575.
Sept. 11-13: 53rd Fall Naturalists Rally, Roan Mountain. Speakers and field trips. Information: Gary Barrigar, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 12-30: N.C. season on September teal (east of U.S. 17 only).
Sept. 16: Seminar on interpreting sonar and side-scan images, 6:30 p.m., Gander Mountain, I-77 Exit 36, Mooresville. Conducted by Jake Bussolini, who also will offer tips on fall fishing for hybrids, spotted bass and stripers at Lake Norman. Information: 704-658-0822.
Sept. 19: Family Fishing Clinic, 1-4 p.m., Sun City Grandparents Park, Fort Mill. Open to public and sponsored by S.C. Deparment of Natural Resources. Information: Aquaticed@dnr.sc.gov or 803-737-8483.
Sept. 19: 27th Annual Beach/River Sweep, statewide in South Carolina. Litter cleanup of beaches, marshes and waterways. For coastal information email email@example.com. For inland counties email Bill Marshall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 26: National Hunting and Fishing Day. Events are scheduled across both Carolinas.
Oct. 3: Operation North State Top Shelf Fishing Festival For Wounded Warriors, Jordan Lake, Farrington Point Access Ramp. Information: Terry Snyder, 151 Windemere Court, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27127 or 336-764-5967.
Oct. 13-17: U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament, Southport/Oak Island. Information: usopenkmt.com.
Nov. 12-Feb. 27: N.C. season on common snipe.
Dec. 17-Jan. 30: N.C. season on woodcock.