Boaters in the Parris Island area might hear gunfire this weekend, and might find some of their typical waterways closed to traffic, according to a Marine Corps news release.
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island will conduct “extended live-fire training” and close three area waterways from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, the release said.
During the training, the marsh and waterways in the following “impact area” will be closed to boater traffic:
- Archers Creek
- Ribbon Creek
- Edding Creek
For more information about firing times and waterway closures, boaters can contact Weapons and Field Training Battalion Range Control at 843-228-3170.