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Statement in Response to House Interior Appropriations Committtee Markup of FY 2018 Interior Bill

Published on May 15, 2018

Washington, DC (May 15, 2018)… Moments ago, the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee passed its Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Interior spending bill

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BLM asks for public assistance with open investigation

Published by Bureau of Land Management on May 15, 2018

BATTLE MOUNTAIN DISTRICT OFFICE, NV

CONTACT: Kyle Hendrix, khendrix@blm.gov, 775-635-4054

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Emergency roundup planned for wild horses in Southern Nevada

Published on May 8, 2018
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WILD-HORSE ADOPTION PLAN A HORRIBLE IDEA, SAYS HORSE TRAINER

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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STATEWIDE HEARING SCHEDULED ON HELICOPTER AND MOTORIZED VEHICLE USE IN BLM WILD HORSE MANAGEMENT

Published by Bureau of Land Management on May 3, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management Wyoming invites the public to its annual statewide hearing on the use of helicopters and motorized vehicles in wild horse management operations.
The hearing will be hosted this year by the High Desert District:

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Legislators push for permanent ban on horse slaughter

Published by Stephanie Guadian, KVIA on May 3, 2018

EL PASO, Texas - A temporary ban on slaughtering horses for meat in the United States will expire in October. The ban has led to thousands of horses being sent to Mexico and Canada for human consumption. The horse meat is often sent to countries like Belgium, France, China and&nbsp

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BLM Ponders Cash Incentive for Mustang Adopters

Published by Pat Raia, The Horse on May 3, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has proposed offering up to $1,000 to anyone willing to adopt a Mustang currently residing the agency’s holding corrals in an attempt to boost adoptions, but wild horse advocates are slamming the idea as costly and potentially dangerous to the horses.

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BLM Gives Congress New Wild Horse Plan

Published by Amanda Peacher, Boise State Public Radio on Apr 30, 2018

The Bureau of Land Management has presented Congress with a controversial new plan to manage wild horses.

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Rights groups decry US plan to reduce number of wild horses

Published by Al Jazeera News on Apr 30, 2018

The US government has unveiled a plan to reduce the number of wild horses and burros (wild donkeys) on public ranges from 100,000 to 27,000 through methods such as sales, sterilisation and euthanasia.

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