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BLM

Placitas horse issue proving divisive

Humans encroaching on wild / feral horses is an issue that is becoming far more common as we keep spreading our neighborhoods into areas that were once considered too remote. Any mediator hired to resolve these issues should know what they are getting themselves into – there will be those who value property rights alone, Full Article

Inquiry on Welfare Standards for BLM / Shelter for Holding

The Bureau of Land Management rounds up the wild horses of the West so they can freeze to death? ~ HfH From: The Cloud Foundation Press Release BLM WAREHOUSING ...Full Article

The Unnatural Concept of the Appropriate Management Level

This morning we welcome back Robert Bauer, a wildlife biologist who has studied and written extensively on the wild horses and burros of the West. Today he takes on ...Full Article

BLM helicopter roundups continue to destroy wild horse herds

No start date for the round ups by the government? No surprise there really. Pressure needs to be placed on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to address this issue to ...Full Article

A clearer view on the dilemma of wild horses and the BLM

Today, we have a guest writer – Robert Bauer. Mr. Bauer is a well-known wildlife biologist and long time advocate of the wild horses and burros in the West ...Full Article

Jane Velez-Mitchell takes on saving America’s wild horse population

CNN Headline News Jane Velez-Mitchell took on Sally Jewel and the BLM on her show last night, November 25th, 2013. Its great to see a larger news outlet discussing ...Full Article

Wild Horse Management Suit Bucked by Judge

39,000 acres….120 horses equals not enough land??? ~ HfH From: Courthouse News Service By: Annie Youderian (CN) – The government’s decision to rein in the wild horse population on ...Full Article

BLM must reconsider its policies on wild horses

From: The Denver Post Idea Log By: Ashley Matthews Guest Commentary Media reports consistently declare overpopulation of wild horses causes an environmental burden on Bureau of Land Management lands. ...Full Article

Equine Voices rescues foals from wild horse roundup (VIDEO)

From: KVOA.com By: Sean Mooney TUCSON- While horse meat is not eaten by people here in the U.S., the federal government actually conducts roundups of wild horses that are ...Full Article

Obama nominates Nevada’s Neil Kornze to be BLM director

From: Washington Examiner By: Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama has nominated Neil Kornze to become director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. Kornze ...Full Article