Welcome to Dugway Proving Ground. With an area the size of the state of Rhode Island and enclosed on three sides by mountain ranges, Dugway Proving Ground is used to test biological and chemical weapon defense systems in a secure and isolated environment. It is also used for U.S. Army Reserve and U.S. National Guard maneuver training, and for U.S. Air Force flight tests. It encompasses 1,252 square miles of the Great Salt Lake Desert.
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