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Ecologist Craig Downer: Open Letter to BLM RE: Cloud’s Herd

( Craig C. Downer is a wildlife ecologist (UCalifBerk, UNevReno, UKanLawr, UDurhamUK) who has extensively studied both the wild horses of the West and the endangered mountain tapirs of the northern Andes. He has given speeches and written manyarticles, including encyclopedic, and several books. His works are both popular and scientific, in English, Spanish and translated Full Article

Wild animal birth control: politics vs. science

Billings Gazette , April 18, 2013 12:15 am  •  By Brett French (NOTE – Comments sought: The Billings Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management is seeking comment on a proposal to conduct ...Full Article

Animals’ Angels FOIA Request Uncovers Grave Discrepancy in BLM Mortality Rates

What is happening at the Bureau of Land Management’s Nevada Palomino Valley Holding Facility? There have been many reports lately about questionable actions of the Bureau of Land Management and its ...Full Article

Feral vs. wild horses

High Country News, Monica Gokey | Apr 11, 2013 (Interesting debate. While I disagree with her final analysis, it adds fuel to the fire of wild vs. feral. If horses are ...Full Article

Sequester prompts call for wild horses and burros to be returned to the wild

Horseback Magazine , April 8, 2013 WASHINGTON (April 8, 2013)–Last week Protect Mustangs, the California based conservation group, officially called for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to put a ...Full Article

Wild horse buyer goes uncharged due to state oversight

Dave Philipps - The Gazette – April 4, 2013   Two state agencies dropped the ball when it came to prosecuting a southern Colorado wild horse buyer who admitted to breaking ...Full Article

BLM Digs in Heels Over Costly Approach to Wild Horses Despite Sequester

Suzanne Roy / Campaign Director, American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign / Huffington Post Blog / April 5, 2013 If a budget is a statement of priorities, then what are we ...Full Article

Ecologist tells Steamboat audience wild horses play a vital role in the West

Tom Ross / Craig Daily News / March 29, 2013 STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Ecologist Craig Downer came to Bud Werner Memorial Library in Steamboat Springs on Thursday to make the ...Full Article

American West running out of room for wild horses, officials weigh options

Kelly David Burke / Published March 26, 2013 / FoxNews.com There are 10,000 more horses and burros in the wild than their habitat can support, according to the Bureau of Land Management. ...Full Article

Deer Run group adopts Carson City wild horses removed from BLM

Carson Now.org /Jeff Munson on Sat, 03/23/2013 A herd of wild horses removed from an area off of Deer Run Road last month were purchased Saturday at a Bureau of ...Full Article