Outdoors calendar


JAN. 27: Atomic Ice Derby on Mississippi Pools 7-8; Contact atomicicederby.com.

JAN. 31: Squirrel season closes; Ruffed grouse seasons closes in zone A (northern zone); Bobcat hunting and trapping season Period 2 closes.

FEB. 3: Annual Brice Prairie Conservation Association Fishing Derby at Red Pines Resort on Lake Onalaska; Contact briceprairieconservation.org.

FEB. 10: Lake Winnebago sturgeon spearing season opens.  

FEB. 11: 58th annual Dodge Sportsmen's Club Ice Fishing Contest from 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., on Lake Dodge in Dodge, WI.

FEB. 15: Coyote trapping season closes; Raccoon trapping and hunting seasons close; Red and gray fox gun and trapping seasons close.

FEB. 17: 47th annual Onalaska Lions Ice Fishing Derby from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., on Lake Onalaska.

FEB. 20: Ice fishing shelters must be removed from Wisconsin-Iowa boundary waters.
FEB. 25: Lake Winnebago sturgeon spearing season closes unless season closes early due to harvest caps being reached.
FEB. 26: Cottontail rabbit season closes in northern and southern zones; Mink trapping season closes in northern, southern and Mississippi zones.