Map showing the proximity of the proposed Arizona Game and Fish shooting range to Walnut Canyon National Monument and the study area. 



Information on Proposed Shooting Range Near Walnut Canyon, Updated February 2011

In the spring of 2010, the National Park Service was invited to comment on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission plans to build a public shooting range on the former Foster Ranch, approximately 1.5 miles from the boundary of Walnut Canyon National Monument. The following documents and links are intended to provide information about this project.

Diane Chung, Superintendent of the North Central Arizona Monuments comments regarding the shooting range proposal (pdf)

Walnut Canyon National Monument Preliminary Results of Shooting Range Tests, September 2010 (pdf)

For information regarding the Arizona Game and Fish shooting range, please click the following:

Arizona Game and Fish Proposed Northern Arizona Shooting Range

For articles from the Arizona Daily Sun, click the following links:
Article posted February 6, 2011

Article posted February 7, 2011


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