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HALT THE WYOMING WILD HORSE WIPEOUT
Take action: To read the BLM's proposed Regional Plan Amendment, click here. For instructions on how to file a plan protest, click here. The BLM will issue a final decision on its proposed Resource Management Plan amendment no earlier than June 5. ... Read More
May 6, 2022Cory Golden
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Update: 143 wild horses have died, as of Friday, May 13, according to BLM. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced on Thursday that 95 federally protected wild horses have died over the past five days from a respiratory disease likely caused by an equine influenza virus. The deaths have ... Read More
April 28, 2022Cory Golden
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Update: 143 wild horses have died, as of Friday, May 13, according to BLM. Thursday, April 28, update: The Bureau of Land Management now says that an equine influenza virus is the likely cause of a respiratory disease outbreak that has now killed 95 wild horses in the Cañon City (Colo.) ... Read More
April 27, 2022Cory Golden
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Update: 143 wild horses have died, as of Friday, May 13, according to BLM. Fifty-seven wild horses have died from an “unknown yet highly contagious and sometimes fatal disease” at the Bureau of Land Management’s crowded Cañon City (Colo.) corrals, which the BLM said in a Monday press release are now ... Read More
April 25, 2022Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comment as it prepares an Environmental Assessment of the removal of wild burros from the Marietta Wild Burro Range in Mineral County, Nev. Public comments are due by May 15. To submit a public comment, see “Participate Now” here. The BLM is ... Read More
April 21, 2022Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management will host a public tour of the Indian Lakes Off-Rand Wild Horse and Burro Corral in Fallon, Nev., on May 13. The privately owned and operated facility about 90 minutes east of Reno, Nev., is holding wild horses captured in Nevada and Oregon. The 320-acre corral ... Read More
April 16, 2022Cory Golden