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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Meeting: April 22-23, 2015

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The first meeting of the BLM Wild Horse and Burro (WHB) Advisory Board was held in Columbus, Ohio on April 22-23, 2015.

McDermitt Pauite-Shoshone Criteria Inadequate for BLM Wild Horses

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By Laura Leigh, Wild Horse Education

Analysis of a proposed project to remove over 1,200 horses from tribal and federal land is currently underway.

Report: Broken Arrow Tour

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By Laura Leigh, Wild Horse Education

Broken Arrow (aka Indian Lakes) was recently awarded an expanded contract. New pens are being built to warehouse even more wild horses and burros behind closed doors

Update: Wyoming Checkerboard Lawsuit Hearing & Ruling

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On Monday, March 2, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming held an oral argument on the lawsuit filed by the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign, The Cloud Foundation, Return to Freedom, Carol Walker and Kimerlee Curyl against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) for its fall 2014 Wyoming Checkerboard wild horse roundup.

Sulphur Roundup: February 25, 2015

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On February 25, 2015, the BLM began the removal of approximately 100 wild horses in Utah. Jim Schnepel of the Wild Horses of America Foundation was on the ground during the round up.

Fish Creek Roundup: February 13, 2015

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The BLM is scheduled on Feb. 13 to begin removing approximately 500 wild horses from the Fish Creek Herd Management Area (HMA) located approximately 20 miles south of Eureka, Nevada.

Little Fish Lake Roundup: February 8, 2015

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Approximately 150 wild horses will be rounded up from the Little Fish Lake Herd Management Area on February 8.

Southeast Oregon Resource Advisory Council

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Prepared by Marika Ruppe, Equine Welfare Consulting Services for AWHPC

Humboldt Roundup: January 30, 2015

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The BLM Humboldt helicopter roundup began on January 30, 2015 in a public land area that has been "zeroed out" for wild horses and turned over to ranching interests.

Death Reports from the Wyoming Checkerboard Roundup: September 15, 2014 to October 9, 2014

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Death tolls from the Wyoming checkerboard roundup