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Protesters object to plans to round up 50 wild horses outside Gardnerville

Published by Claire Cudahy, Nevada Appeal on Jul 18, 2018

"Hey hey BLM, why not let our horses stay?" and "We love our mustangs" were the rallying cries of around 50 people protesting a scheduled roundup of wild horses outside the Bureau of Land Management State Office in Reno on Tuesday.

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Wild Horse Advocates explore next step

Published by Kurt Hildebrand, The Record-Courier on Jul 16, 2018

With federal officials a no-show at Thursday's meeting in Fish Springs, residents are discussing bringing their opposition to a plan to round up wild horses in the Pine Nuts to them.

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Fish Springs community opposes BLM wild horse roundup

Published by Gurajpal Sangha, Kolo TV on Jul 13, 2018

GARDNERVILLE, Nev. (KOLO) -- The Fish Springs community is voicing its opposition to a BLM-proposed plan that looks to remove wild horses from the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management area.

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Bureau Of Land Management Sued Over Plans For Wild Horse Removal

Published by Paulick Report Staff, Paulick Report on Jul 3, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) was sued by wild horse advocates regarding a plan to remove wild horses from land in rural Nevada. The plaintiffs include Western Watersheds Project, American Wild Horse Campaign, The Cloud Foundation and land owner Laura Cunningham.

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Lawsuit aims to stop BLM from removing Lincoln County wild horses

Published by Henry Brean, Las Vegas Review-Journal on Jul 3, 2018

Wild horse advocates and conservationists are suing to block the Bureau of Land Management from rounding up and removing all horses from a vast swath of public land in Lincoln County.

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Feds Sued Over Plan to Cull Wild Horses in Nevada

Published by Brad Kutner, Courthouse News Service on Jun 29, 2018

WASHINGTON (CN) – Wild horse advocates sued Bureau of Land Management Wednesday over a plan to remove wild horses from tracts of land in rural Nevada.

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BLM gathering 60 wild burros from Bullhead City for adoption

Published by Hubble Ray Smith, Daily Miner on Jun 28, 2018

BULLHEAD CITY – The Bureau of Land Management is rounding up about 60 wild burros in the Bullhead City area for adoption over the next three weeks.

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BLM can't legally choose grazing over wild horses — lawsuit

Published by Scott Streater, E&E News on Jun 28, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management cannot remove wild horses in a protected herd management area in Nevada because of a lack of forage and habitat if at the same time it is going to allow thousands of cattle and sheep to continue grazing at the site.

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Amendment would set 'starting point' to sterilize wild horses

Published by Kellie Lunney, E&E News on Jun 7, 2018

Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) plans to introduce an amendment to spending legislation dealing with the Interior Department's wild horse struggles. Bureau of Land Management

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Published by King5 on May 4, 2018

Last week, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposed a controversial plan to deal with a backlog of wild horses.

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BLM floats wild horse reduction plans

Published by Mateusz Perkowski, Capital Press on May 3, 2018

The U.S. wild horse population would be reduced 69 percent over the next six to 12 years under four options being considered by federal land managers.

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