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(RENO) Today Wild Horse Education (WHE) President and founder Laura Leigh filed documents requesting court permission to intervene in a legal action aimed at all of Nevada’s wild horse population. The Complaint, brought by the Nevada Association of Counties (NACO) and the Nevada Farm Bureau Federation, makes broad allegations asking for wild horse removals statewide […]
A massive Draft Environmental Impact Statement is accepting public comments. The document is intended to protect the Greater Sage Grouse. The documents for comment can be found here: http://www.blm.gov/nv/st/en/prog/wildlife/greater_sage-grouse.html The sage grouse is a large chicken sized bird that engages in elaborate courtship rituals and is disappearing from the western landscape primarily due to habitat destruction. […]
(Reno) On December 30th the Nevada Association of Counties (NACO) and the Nevada Farm Bureau Federation filed litigation against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Nevada Wild Horse and Burro Program. The suit is essentially a programmatic challenge to the management of wild horses and burros within the state and addresses National programmatic long-term holding […]
(RENO) Today the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NV DoA), without any notification to the residents in a primarily equestrian community, took a local band of wild horses in the Steamboat Valley area. Many local residents remain unaware the horses are gone. A local resident that recently put a multimillion dollar property on the market for […]
2013 was an intense year for wild horses and burros and for WildHorseEducation.org. Our “Year In Review” has images that represent much of the following in sequence. Not all of our work is represented here, or in the video. Our websites and blogs are chock full of information. We thank you for your support in […]