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  1. John Stewart
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  3. Sunday, 17 June 2018
  • Being aware of restrictions on shooting and other activities in fire-prone areas.
  • Not using tracer rounds, exploding targets and ammunition that is steel-jacketed or contains steel core components.
  • Knowing that a vehicle’s hot exhaust systems can ignite dry vegetation.
  • Making sure all campfires are properly extinguished.

In addition to the new infographic, NSSF also makes available a 30-second audio public service announcement on wildfire prevention. “Planning to head outdoors today? The National Shooting Sports Foundation reminds you to check the fire danger levels in your area . . . and to take precautions,” says the PSA. NSSF asks shooting ranges, firearms retailers, target shooters and hunters to share this fire-prevention infographic with others in the outdoors community by displaying at shooting ranges, firearms retail shops and outdoor-equipment stores, as well as sharing on websites, blogs and social media sites. It is made available in an easy-to-print 8.5 by 11 format.

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John Stewart Managing Editor - 4x4Voice - 4x4Wire - MUIRNet.net Natural Resources Consultant - California Four Wheel Drive Association - http://www.cal4wheel.com Board of Directors - BlueRibbon Coalition http://www.sharetrails.org

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