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BLM

Bundy ranch standoff previews conflicts to come

A few months ago, Cliven Bundy resisted the BLM and Feds to use the public land for cattle and not for other wild life – such as horses. Recently the right-wing pro-cattle militia types have been trying to distance themselves from Bundy. Their spin to the media has been to paint Bundy as a lone Full Article

New bill aimed at granting state management over wild horses

On June 2nd, 2014, we posted an article about Mr. Stewart drafting legislation to have the States control the fate of our American wild horses. Now its a reality. ...Full Article

Coalition Reacts to BLM Wild Horse Roundup Schedule

From: KCSG WASHINGTON, D.C.- The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, today reacted to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) release of its 2014 wild ...Full Article

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 — ...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