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    Russell Cave

    National Monument Alabama

Laws & Policies

It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park.

As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws. to legally possess firearms in this park.

Alabama Firearm Regulations

FIREARMS PROHIBITED IN FEDERAL BUILDINGS

Firearms are prohibited in federal buildings where federal employees work. This includes visitor centers, park administrative offices, maintenance buildings, and ranger stations.

18 U.S.C. § 930

 

Did You Know?

Atlatal and Spear

The atlatl, a spear thrower, was used for hunting at Russell Cave National Monument. This tool multiplies the force and distance of the spear and acts as an arm extension. The archeological evidence at this site includes deer antler hooks, deer antler handles, and stone weights.