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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton

Press Release #12-048 Noise levels may increase aboard Camp Pendleton
October 26, 2012
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. --

Camp Pendleton units will be conducting extended live-fire mortar training exercises in the Whiskey and Zulu impact areas, Saturday through Tuesday.

Artillery and mortar units will be conducting live fire exercises from 6 a.m. to midnight, Saturday through Friday. Mortar units will be conducting extended firing until 2 a.m. each night, Saturday through Tuesday.

Depending on atmospheric conditions, the sound of the explosions may be amplified and heard up to 50 miles away.

Those requesting additional information can direct their calls to Operations and Training at (760) 725-0357.

For future inquiries regarding increased noise levels, please refer to the weekly noise advisories posted on the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Web site at http://www.pendleton.marines.mil/BaseInformation/NoiseAdvisory.aspx.

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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Public Affairs Office
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Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5019

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