A reminder to fall outdoorsmen and -women, a number of important hunting and fishing seasons will be opening and closing in the next few weeks:
• Saturday, Nov. 30: muskellunge season closes and turtle season closes.
• Sunday, Dec. 1: gun deer season closes; southern zone duck season closes; Canada goose seasons close in the South Exterior Zone.
• Monday, Dec. 2: muzzleloader deer season opens through Wednesday, Dec. 11.
• Tuesday, Dec. 3: Mississippi River zone duck season closes.
• Sunday, Dec. 8: ruffed grouse season closes in Zone B.
• Tuesday, Dec. 10: spring turkey permit application deadline; application deadline for bear hunting kill permit.