U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
For Release: Sept. 23, 2008
BLM Will Lift Target Shooting Restrictions Sept. 29
Restrictions on target shooting, in effect since early summer on public lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management Redding Field Office in Shasta, Butte, Tehama, Trinity and Siskiyou counties, will be lifted Monday, Sept. 29. Target shooting will be allowed from a half-hour before sunrise to noon daily.
Use of steel jacket, steel core, armor piercing, tracer, incendiary or exploding ammunition is prohibited. Targets made of material that could emit sparks are also prohibited.
Fire season restrictions on campfires and off-road driving will remain in effect until fall rains reduce fire dangers further.
Violation of the restrictions is punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 and up to 12 months imprisonment or both.
Redding Field Office 355 Hemsted Drive Redding, CA 96102