U.S. Navy announces upcoming bombing practice for March - Pincecastle Range(Ocala National Forest)

Naval Air Station Jacksonville Public Affairs Office Tel: (904) 542-5588/2415 Release Number: 015-20 March 12, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NAS JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Navy training schedules indicate that live bombing will take place at the Pinecastle Range Complex located in the Ocala National Forest from: March 17 – 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Live 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Live March 18 – 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Live 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Live March 19 – 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Live 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Live During bombing periods, wildlife may be temporarily displaced. Use extra caution when driving through the Ocala National forest and surrounding areas. Secure any items around your residence that could attract wildlife. Always be mindful of larger animals including black bears and practice bear wise measures. The telephone number for noise complaints is 1-800-874-5059, Fleet Area Control and Surveillance Facility, Jacksonville, Florida.