News and Noteworthy

What happened to 1700 wild horses?
The semis would rumble down country roads packed full of wild horses. Truckload after truckload, sometimes 36 horses at a time, all with the same destination: a ranch in the small town of La Jara, Colorado. Records show that for years, the Bureau of Land Management sold and shipped more ... Read More
February 3, 2017AnnieFannie
Reveille Wild Horse
Thirteen studs, 12 mares and three yearlings were captured on Thursday during the ongoing helicopter roundup at the Reveille Horse Management Area in Nevada. A total of 151 wild horses have been captured since the roundup began on Jan. 30, according to the Bureau of Land Management. One wild ... Read More
February 3, 2017AnnieFannie
Devil’s Garden Cattle Grazing
The federal grazing fee for public lands will be lower in 2017, the Bureau of Land Management has announced. The fee will be $1.87 per Animal Unit Month on BLM lands and $1.87 per Head Month on U.S. Forest Service land managed by the BLM. In 2016, fees stood at $2.11 per ... Read More
February 2, 2017AnnieFannie
Reveille Wild Horse Roundup
The mare had a body condition score of 2 on a 10-point scale with a "poor or hopeless prognosis for improvement," according to the Bureau of Land Management. She was the first horse to die during this roundup. The 26 studs, 15 mares and four weanlings / yearlings ... Read More
February 2, 2017AnnieFannie
Sulphur Springs Wild Horse Release
Fifty-two more wild horses were released onto the range and 11 others euthanized as the Bureau of Land Management helicopter roundup as the Sulphur Horse Management Area in Utah ended on Tuesday. Altogether, 655 wild horses were captured starting on Jan. 18, according to the agency. Of those, 192 older horses ... Read More
February 1, 2017AnnieFannie
BLM Temporary Holding Wild Horses
Forty-six wild horses were captured on Tuesday during the ongoing helicopter roundup at the Reveille Horse Management Area in Nevada. The 21 mares, 16 studs and nine foals / yearlings brought the two-day total of wild horses captured to 78, according to the Bureau of Land Management. No injuries ... Read More
February 1, 2017AnnieFannie