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BLM can’t keep up with new oil wells

You may wonder what new leases for oil wells and fracking have to do with horses. In May 2014, of the 193 parcels recommended to be up for auction for new oil leases, 14 of them overlap with two important wild horse Herd Management Areas (HMAs). Drilling for oil is very disruptive to the wild Full Article

Tensions Still High In ‘Nevada Land’ Over Cattle Dispute

From: NPR By: Kirk Siegler Cliven Bundy’s ranch is just a few miles off Interstate 15 in southern Nevada, near the tiny town of Bunkerville. The dirt road that ...Full Article

Wild horses: BLM says comment count at 36,000

From: The Spectrum By: Tracie Sullivan CEDAR CITY – After confirming it had received 26,574 comments opposing the agency’s proposed upcoming horse gather in two southern Utah counties, Bureau ...Full Article

Iron County Commission fights federal overreach, mismanagement

Basically it sounds like Iron County officials want to commit to the ideals of Posse Comitatus, meaning where local authority holds jurisdiction over federal law. This is not the ...Full Article

Utah BLM tries contraception to rein in wild horse population

From: The Salt Lake Tribune By: Kristen Moulten Federal agency has seen early success in its efforts with Tooele County herds. Simpson Mountains » A herd of wild horses ...Full Article

For Father’s Day: Wild stallion saves young horse from drowning

Once a year, since 1910, Fathers get credit for all the wonderful things they do. They are our heroes. In celebration of Father’s Day here is a repost of ...Full Article

BLM sued for documents on Bundy standoff

From: Las Vegas Review Journal By Steve Tetreault WASHINGTON — A public land advocacy group sued the Bureau of Land Management on Thursday to make public documents on the ...Full Article

Running with Nevada’s wild horses

No studs, no family groups… are these truly “wild horses”? According to this promo piece – $2400 for 4 days to see what was free before, Pickens’ eco-sanctuary looks ...Full Article

horse advocates say the BLM fails to protect wild horses – endangered status needed

From: The Horse By: Pat Rala A group of advocates wants wild horses designated as endangered on grounds that the Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act of 1971 has ...Full Article

Wild horse eco-sanctuary up in the air

From: Elko Daily Free Press By: Dylan Woolf Harris ELKO — A proposed 550,000-acre wild horse eco-sanctuary in Elko County has hit a snag that could seal its fate. ...Full Article