Roundups

Roundup Report: The Wild Horses of the Wyoming Checkerboard

PROPERTY OF AWHCThe Checkerboard region in Wyoming includes five separate Herd Management Areas (HMAs), Adobe Town, Salt Wells Creek, Great Divide Basin, White Mountain and Little Colorado, and spans 3.4 million acres.


Roundup Report: Devil's Garden Wild Horse Territory, Sept 2021

Despite the Modoc National Forest still closed due to fire concerns, the U.S. Forest Service is moving forward with the roundup and removal of wild horses from California’s largest wild horse herd.


BLM seeks to cut wild horse numbers in Colorado by more than half through roundups

By John LaConte, The Aspen Times

November 18, 2020

The Bureau of Land Management White River Field Office will host an in-person public hearing on Thursday to receive comments on a plan to conduct helicopter roundups on wild horses in western Colorado.

While there are no wild burros in Colorado, the BLM estimates the Western Slope to have more than 2,000 wild horses. The Bureau wants to reduce that number to about 800.


An Update on the Pokegama Herd

By Amy Hadden Marsh

October 20, 2022


Roundup Report: Calico Complex, September 2022

 The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Black Rock Field Office will begin a wild horse roundup on or about September 10, 2022, on the Calico Complex located northwest of Humboldt County, Nevada using the helicopter contractors, Cattoor Livestock. 


Roundup Report: Devil's Garden Wild Horses, Sept 2022

Amid the start of California’s largest wild horse roundup – historically laden with problems – the nation’s leading wild horse protection organization, the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) – is calling on the United States Forest Service (USFS) for greater transparency and the humane treatment of these treasured wild horses. 


Roundup Report: Cedar Mountain HMA, Sept 2022

The Bureau of Land Management roundup in the Cedar Mountain Herd Management Area (HMA) began on September 17, 2022. 


Roundup Report: Calico Complex, September 2022

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Black Rock Field Office will begin a wild horse roundup on or about September 10, 2022, on the Calico Complex located northwest of Humboldt County, Nevada using the helicopter contractors, Cattoor Livestock. 


Forest Service Calif. Wild Horse Roundup Starts in Modoc Nat’l Forest Despite Calls from Congress and Animal Welfare Groups

Alturas, Calif. (Sept. 12, 2022) – Amid the start of California’s largest wild horse roundup – historically laden with problems – the nation’s leading wild horse protection organization, the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) – is calling on the United States Forest Service (USFS) for greater transparency and the humane treatment of these treasured wild horses. 


Roundup Report: South Steens HMA, September 2022

On or about September 10, 2022, the Bureau of Land Management will begin a roundup and removal of the famed South Steens wild horse herd in Oregon about 70 miles southwest of Burns. The agency is planning to remove approximately 500 horses with around 50 to be returned to the range, including up to 25 mares treated with Zonastat-H fertility control. 

ROUNDUP REPORT

753 wild horses were captured and there were 22 deaths.