Naval Base Coronado, Calif.- The Navy is conducting training exercises involving blank gunfire and small boats operating in San Diego Bay and off the ocean beaches south of Naval Amphibious Base Coronado.

Expect to hear the small arms and .50-cal blank gunfire during the following training excercise dates and times:

Aug 2     8 a.m.- 4 p.m.      San Diego Bay

Aug 5     12 p.m.- 4 p.m.    Ocean Beaches

Aug 12   12 p.m.- 4 p.m.    San Diego Bay

Aug 13   12 a.m.- 4 p.m.    San Diego Bay

Aug 14   4 p.m.- 9 p.m.      San Diego Bay

Aug 14   5 p.m.- 10 p.m.    Ocean Beaches

Aug 15   4 p.m.- 9 p.m.      San Diego Bay

The Navy recognizes the importance of being good neighbors with the local communities and makes every effort to abate noise when posssible.

All noise abatement complaints can be directed to 619-545-8233. All other questions can be directed to Naval Base Coronado Public Afairs Office at 619-545-8136.

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