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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 land to help cover costs. If only the BLM could look for a way so that larger family groups of wild horses could exist together. This 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

Drought stresses Nevada wildlife (video)

One thing that is not mentioned is that cattle and other livestock also drain water on these lands from the wild life that already live there. Since only 3 ...Full Article

BLM rounds up wild horses in Pershing Cty (Video)

This has already been announced, but this article contains a video about the BLM wild horse round up. ~ HfH From: My News 4 LOVELOCK, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) ...Full Article

BLM to trap horses near Lovelock

Wild horse gather information from the BLM Winnemucca District, Humboldt River Field Office can be found at http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/fo/wfo/blm_programs/wild_horses_and_burros/Humboldt_Herd_Area.html. Sometimes the “tiny URLs” given in a newspaper article are temporary ...Full Article

Are wild horses a native species? Question is at heart of debate

If only the Salt Lake Tribune would have sought out biologists not in control of the cattle industry, they could have had a more rational explanation as to what ...Full Article

Leave the wild burro be

Great stories are timeless – and should be repeated. Especially stories about burros! ~ HfH From: Las Vegas Sun By: Phoebe Sweet To most tourists, Southern Nevada’s wild burros ...Full Article