Sept. 9 – WNY Kayak Anglers Bass on the Oak Tournament from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $20 entry fee. Weigh in at the Black North Inn.
Sept. 9 – Women Conquering Outdoor Adventures Day at North Forest Rod & Gun Club in conjunction with the Ladies Shoot N’ Hoot Program from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Choose four workshops out of 13 possible sessions. RSVP by Sept. 1. Call Colleen Gaskill at 628-9023. Registration is $65.
Sept. 9 – Utah-Florida-Arizona Multi-State Pistol Permit Class starting at 9 a.m. with the Genesee Co. Chapter of SCOPE at Calvary Baptist Church, 3515 Galloway Road, Batavia. Preregister with Jim Carr at 778-9431.
Sept. 9 – High Power Rifle Tournament at East Aurora Fish and Game Club, Luther Road, East Aurora starting at 10 a.m. Call Dave Romanczak for more info at 652-8577.
Sept. 10 – Monthly shoot and meeting at the Alabama Hunt Club, Lewiston Road, Alabama starting at 11 a.m. Black powder shooting. Call John at 714-5514 for more information.
Sept. 10 – Bike the Buffalo Harbor at Buffalo Harbor State Park from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Call 282-5154 to register. Bike helmet is required.
Sept. 10 – Western New York Environmental Federation meeting at Hoak’s Restaurant, S4100 Lakeshore Road, Hamburg, starting at 1 p.m.
Sept. 13 – Special DEC public meeting to discuss maintaining current salmon and trout stocking levels in Lake Ontario from 6:30-9 p.m. at Cornell Cooperative Extension Niagara, 4487 Lake Ave. (Route 78), Lockport.
Sept. 14 – Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs monthly meeting at the Springville Field and Stream, 13915 White St, Springville. Board meeting is at 6:30 p.m. and regular meeting is at 7 p.m.
Sept. 14 – Lake Ontario Trout and Salmon Association monthly meeting at Cornell Cooperative Extension Niagara, 4487 Lake Ave., Lockport starting at 7 p.m. Focus will be on a season wrap-up with multiple captains. Open to the public.
Sept. 15 – Deadline to apply for waterfowl permit lottery for Oak Orchard and Tonawanda State WMAs for opening weekend of duck and goose season.
Sept. 16 – Early Black Bear season opens in the Northern Zone through Oct. 13.
Sept, 16 – Northern Zone bowhunting season for Black Bear opens through Oct. 20.
Sept. 16 – Youth Mentor Pheasant Hunt at the Three-F Club, 904 Swann Road, Youngstown, for youth 12 to 18 years of age. Call Dale Shank at 791-3809 for more information.
Sept. 16 – Gorge Hiking Series: Upper Great Gorge at Niagara Falls State Park from 6-8 p.m. Call 282-5154 to register.
Sept. 16-17 – Fall public blackpowder shoot, Alabama Hunt Club starting at 8:30 a.m. each day. Call John Szumigala at 714-5514 for more information.
Sept. 16 – 17th Annual Fall Festival at Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve, 93 Honorine Dr., Cheektowaga from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 683-5959 for more information.
Sept. 20 – Genesee County Ducks Unlimited Dinner at Terry Hills Banquet Facility, 5122 Clinton St., Batavia, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Call Mindy Kilby at 585-344-1262 for more information. Reservations by Sept. 16.
Sept. 21 – Southtowns Walleye Association monthly meeting at the SWA club house located at 5895 Southwestern Blvd., Hamburg starting at 7:30 p.m. Call 649-8202 for more information.
Sept. 23 – National Hunting and Fishing Day across the country. Check out www.nhfday.org for more information.
Sept. 23 – National Hunting and Fishing Day celebration at the Elma Conservation Club, 600 Creek Road, Elma, sponsored by the Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs. Free to attend. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sept. 23 – Woodland Waterfalls Walk at Knox Farm State Park from 3- 5:30 p.m. Call 549-1050 to register.
Sept. 23 – Crepuscular Hike: Search for Nocturnal Creatures at Knox Farm State Park from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Flashlight is recommended. Call 549-1050 to register.
Sept. 23-24 – NYPA Wildlife Festival at the Visitors Center, Lewiston Road, Lewiston from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. Call 286-6661 for more information.