Sign up and enjoy Sandhill Crane Wetland Tours, offered the first through third Saturdays and Sundays of the month at Woodbridge Ecological Reserve, 7730 W. Woodbridge Road, Lodi.
Online registration has begun for those wishing to participate in guided tours, which continue through February. A one-day Lands Pass must be purchased to attend and instructions are available on the same website. Tours fill fast and registration may be done as much as six weeks in advance. To register or to find more information, visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/regions/3/crane-tour.
Nov. 2-3 — California Department of Fish and Wildlife Volunteer Day, 8:30 a.m.to 12:30 p.m., Friant Interactive Nature Site, 17413 N. Friant Road, Friant. Activities will include trail maintenance, and water, snacks and sunscreen will be provided. Participants should wear work clothes, closed-toed shoes and hats. Volunteers under 18 years of age must bring a signed parent permission slip. For more information, contact Cheryl Moxley at (559) 696-8092 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nov. 3 — Scaup Season Opens in the Southern San Joaquin Valley, Southern California, Colorado River and Balance of State zones (extends through Jan. 27). For more information, visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/hunting/waterfowl.
Nov. 3 — General Deer Season Opens in Zone D12. For more information, visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/hunting/deer.
Nov. 10 — Pheasant, Fall Wild Turkey and Late Season Dove Openers. General Pheasant Season Opens Statewide and Extends through Dec. 23; Fall Wild Turkey Season Opens Statewide and Extends Through Dec. 9; and Late Season Dove Hunting Opens Statewide and Extends Through Dec. 24. For more information on upland game bird seasons and limits, visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/hunting/upland-game-birds.
Nov. 15 — California Wildlife Conservation Board Meeting, 10 a.m., Resources Building, First Floor Auditorium, 1416 Ninth St., Sacramento. For more information, visit www.wcb.ca.gov or call (916) 445- 8448.
Nov. 15 — 2019 Sport Fishing Licenses Available. The 2019 sport fishing licenses become available at various sites. For more information or to purchase a license online, visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/licensing/fishing.