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BLM

Horse gather concludes

So how many more will they satisfied with? And did those shades get put up at the Palomino Valley holding area? ~ HfH From: Elko Daily Press WINNEMUCCA — The Bureau of Land Management’s Humboldt River Field Office concluded the Humboldt Herd Area bait/water trap wild horse gather Monday. The gather area was 10 miles Full Article

Congress issues contradictory orders on wild horses to BLM

This article is painting horses as an invasive species with an insatiable appetite. Going so far as to compare them to the Asian Carp! Sometimes ignorance knows no bounds. ...Full Article

Rural Utah will take wild horse fight to New Orleans, Washington

Do not think this means the wild horses will be reasonably dealt with. Beaver County Commissioner Mark Whitney states in the article that horses they deem to be in ...Full Article

Utah counties want Congress to let states manage wild horses

The minority far right ranchers who keep advocating to be able to not follow federal laws but only laws created at the county level certainly are getting their message ...Full Article

BLM temporarily suspends horse gather

One thing to note is in the media coverage of the Humboldt horse gather, the numbers the BLM claim to be rounding up this summer keep changing. ~ HfH ...Full Article

BLM Releases Analysis of Proposed Wild Horse Ecosanctuary in Montana

It looks like more land is being looked at for a sanctuary for older gelded wild horses by the BLM. Tourism and educational tours will be allowed on the ...Full Article

Battle between Utah’s rural counties and BLM intensifies

The growing dissatisfaction of the rural counties in the West with our government – the BLM specifically – leave the wild horses and our public lands in jeopardy. If ...Full Article

ESA Protection Sought for Wild Horses in West

The BLM’s mismanagement of the wild horses is killing them off. Breaking up herds to allow more cattle on drought ravaged lands, destroys the wild horses viability as a ...Full Article

BLM: No money or room for more mustang roundups

From: San Jose Mercury News By: Scott Sonner RENO, Nev. (AP) — Saying they don’t have money or room to corral many more wild horses, federal land managers have ...Full Article

BLM approves treatment plan for wild horses

This is all about a land deal between the BLM and the State of Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SUSITLA). The BLM has been doing ongoing land ...Full Article