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The Bureau of Land Management announced on Wednesday that it will suspend the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management Area helicopter roundup in Nevada due to weather. The agency says it may resume the roundup after foaling season. BLM captured 340 wild horses from Feb. 7-19. No deaths were reported. The ... Read More
February 20, 2019Cory Golden
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Nine stallions and eight mares were captured Tuesday during the ongoing helicopter roundup on the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management Area near Carson City, Nev., bringing the total number removed from the range to 340. No deaths have been reported during the planned 575-horse helicopter roundup, which was delayed Feb. 13-17 ... Read More
February 20, 2019Cory Golden
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Five stallions and two mares were captured Monday during the ongoing helicopter roundup on the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management Area near Carson City, Nev., bringing the total number removed from the range to 323. No deaths have been reported during the planned 575-horse helicopter roundup, which was delayed Feb. 13-17 ... Read More
February 19, 2019Cory Golden
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As published by Ruidoso (N.M.) News Advocates for the wild horse herds in Alto and other herds in New Mexico are busy testifying before New Mexico legislative committees on two bills they are pushing and another they adamantly ... Read More
February 15, 2019Cory Golden
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Conference Committee calls for ‘significant management changes’ in BLM's Wild Horse and Burro Program The Bureau of Land Management will continue to be barred from using taxpayer money to kill healthy wild horses and burros or sell them to slaughter in Fiscal Year 2019, according to a House-Senate Conference Committee report ... Read More
February 14, 2019Cory Golden
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The Bureau of Land Management is seeking nominations to fill three seats on the National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Nominations are due by March 30. The nine-member Advisory Board typically meets twice per year. It provides recommendations to BLM and the U.S. Forest Service on the management of wild ... Read More
February 13, 2019Cory Golden