Press Release #14-049 Noise levels may increase in the vicinity of Camp Pendleton due to training exercises
4 Dec 2014

Artillery units are conducting live-fire training exercises here, that will involve around-the-clock firing on the Whisky and Zulu impact areas, on the northern part of the base, beginning at 6 p.m. Friday and is scheduled to end 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7.

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

Detailed information regarding increased noise levels may be found in the weekly noise advisories posted on the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton website at:

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


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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton

Box 555019 Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5019

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