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The Bureau of Land Management's helicopter roundup on the Chokecherry, Eagle and Mt. Elinor Herd Management Areas near Pioche, Nev., has ended with 1,704 wild horses captured and 23 dead. Twenty wild horses were put down for "pre-existing conditions," according to BLM, including four on Friday: a 1-year-old bay stud with ... Read More
February 23, 2020Cory Golden
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Support a fair share for wild horses and burros: The resource allocation needs for federally wild horses and burros have for decades been considered last when their population and needs should be considered equally on areas that were legally designated for them to ... Read More
February 21, 2020Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has captured 1,656 wild horses through Thursday, the 35th day of a planned helicopter roundup on the Chokecherry, Eagle and Mt. Elinor Herd Management Areas near Pioche, Nev. On Thursday, a 5-year-old bay stud died of a broken neck during sorting -- just two days after a ... Read More
February 20, 2020Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has captured 1,457 wild horses through Monday, the 32nd day of a planned 1,600-horse helicopter roundup on the Chokecherry, Eagle and Mt. Elinor Herd Management Areas near Pioche, Nev. Unusually, the BLM announced that was counting "all of last year's weanable foals ... as adults," resulting ... Read More
February 18, 2020Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management has captured 1,288 wild horses through Thursday, the 28th day of a planned 1,600-horse helicopter roundup on the Chokecherry, Eagle and Mt. Elinor Herd Management Areas near Pioche, Nev. Unusually, the BLM announced that was counting "all of last year's weanable foals ... as adults," resulting ... Read More
February 14, 2020Cory Golden
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As published by E&E News The Bureau of Land Management's proposal to remove more than 1,700 wild horses from a Nevada herd area complies with federal laws, a judge has ruled. Chief Judge Beryl Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rejected arguments that BLM illegally chose ... Read More
February 14, 2020Cory Golden