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Report: wild horse roundups aren't working

Published on Jun 13, 2013
By Jane Velez-Mitchell, HLN TV Read more

Independent Scientists, American Public, Members of Congress and Celebrities to BLM: Reform Wild Horse Program

Published on Jun 11, 2013

By Suzanne Roy, Special to Huffington Post

Americans from all backgrounds are coming together to tell the BLM that its approach to wild horses must be overhauled.

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After Wild Horse Report, Jewell Faces First Moment of Truth at Interior

Published on Jun 9, 2013

By Andrew Cohen, The Atlantic

In his February speech nominating her for the position of Secretary of the Interior, President Obama noted that Sally Jewell's aptitude test in high school "showed she had a knack for mechanical reasoning and spatial ability."

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Scientific review criticizes government roundups of wild horses

Published on Jun 5, 2013

By Lisa Myers, Senior Investigative Correspondent, NBC News

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Drought prompts plan to remove wild horses in Nev.

Published on May 27, 2013

By Associated Press

RENO, Nev. —Federal land managers say the drought is prompting plans to remove an unspecified number of wild horses from a large swath of the range in northeastern Nevada - two years after they removed some 1,400 mustangs from the same area.

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Facing National Scrutiny, BLM Struggles to Explain Wild Horse Program

Published on May 17, 2013
By Suzanne Roy, Special to the Huffington Post "Wild horses are not receiving a fair shake." Those are the words of a thirty-year Bureau of Land Management (BLM) veteran to NBC News' senior investigative correspondent, Lisa Myers, as part of her groundbreaking report, "Horses are wild -- but not free." Read more

The case of the missing mustangs; what happened to 1,700 wild horses?

Published on May 14, 2013

By Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, NBC News

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, Colo.

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In their own words: opposing views of wild horse roundups

Published on May 14, 2013
By NBC News staff The Bureau of Land Management's roundups of wild horses and burros fire strong emotions on both sides of the issue. Here, in their own words, BLM Program Chief Joan Guilfoyle and singer-songwriter Carole King, a wild horse advocate, present their views: Read more

NBC News: Cruel or necessary? The true cost of wild horse roundups

Published on May 14, 2013
By Lisa Myers and Michael Austin, NBC News DELTA, Utah -- The mustangs run with a spirit that makes them legendary here in the West. On a bitter cold morning, they descend from the Swasey mountains of central Utah and gallop for miles across the plains. Stallions and mares, beautiful and strong, guiding their young. Read more

Government can’t find room for America’s wild horses

Published on May 10, 2013

By Sean Cockerham, McClatchy Washington Bureau

WASHINGTON — Wild horses, descended from the steeds of Spanish explorers, Native Americans, U.S. cavalry and ranch strays, are being offered for auction this weekend in Fort Worth, Texas, as part of a desperate effort by a federal government that can’t figure out what to do with them.

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Sonoma Valley's Ellie Phipps-Price a fierce advocate for wild horses

Published on May 5, 2013

By Mary Callahan, The Press Democrat

ELK CREEK, Calif. — The sun was beginning to angle behind the hills when a pack of wild horses swept through a gap in the terrain, turned and watched as a second band galloped into view.

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Wild horse eco sanctuary proposed to alleviates horse holding problem

Published on May 1, 2013

By Dylan Woolf Harris, Elko Daily Free Press

ELKO - Facing a horse holding predicament, the Bureau of Land Management will soon find itself with an abundance of animals running on allotted rangeland and long-term holding facilities crammed to capacity.

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