Outdoors notes -- Oct. 7
White-tailed deer may be hunted with archery equipment through Dec. 31. The bag limit is one deer per season, two with special permit.
Black bears may be hunted with archery equipment through Nov. 17. The bag limit is one bear per season, two in selected counties.
Squirrels may be hunted through Jan. 31. The bag limit is six squirrels a day.
The Putnam County Gun Club will conduct a USPSA pistol match, 10 a.m., at the club's range near Eleanor. Call 304-757-6061.
The Almost Heaven Archers will hold their monthly meeting, 7 p.m., at the Gander Mountain Store in Southridge Centre. Call 304-744-2455.
The Kanawha Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its monthly meeting, 7 p.m., at the South Charleston Public Library.
West Virginia's fall hunting season for wild turkeys will begin, one-half hour before sunrise.
West Virginia's archery season for wild boar will open, one-half hour before sunrise.
West Virginia's hunting seasons for ruffed grouse and woodcock will begin, one-half hour before sunrise.
West Virginia's hunting season for raccoons will begin at midnight.