Outdoors calendar

IN WISCONSIN

JUNE 30: Purple Martin Festival from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at Horicon Marsh at Marsh Haven Nature Center in Waupun, WI; Contact Wisconsin Purple Martin Association at http://www.wisconsinpurplemartins.org/from or Marsh Haven Nature Center at http://www.marshhaven.org.

JULY 1: Training dogs by pursuing bear allowed through Aug. 31. (Note exception on DNR lands; see current Wisconsin bear hunting regulations for rules.)
JULY 15: Turtle season opens statewide through Nov. 30, for those species that are not listed as endangered or threatened.