Horseback protest targets BLM, but environmentalists say whoa


By John Glionna, Los Angeles Times

They're a dozen men and women riding horseback on a modern-day cross-country cattle drive, but with fistfuls of petitions instead of a herd of steers. Their wide-brimmed hats tipped low against the sun's glare, they're riding from Bodega Bay, Calif., to Washington.

BLM wild horse roundup nets more than expected


By Ben Neary, Associated Press

CHEYENNE — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has rounded up several hundred more wild horses in southern Wyoming over the past few weeks than agency officials had estimated would be captured.

Western Watersheds Project Not Backing Down in Wyoming Lawsuit

Coalition Member News

By, Western Watershed Project

WWP refutes rancher claims and files counterclaims-

Vehicle vs. wild horse accidents on 50 drawing concerns

AWHPC In The News

By Kevin Trout, RGJ

After leaving last week's Stagecoach Advisory Board meeting where the issue of wild horses was discussed —including wild horses being hit by vehicles — Lyon County Commissioner Ray Fierro saw Lyon County Sheriff's and Nevada Highway Patrol vehicles heading east with lights and sirens.

BLM: Wild Horse removal operations will conclude on October 9, 2014


By News Desk, Sweet Water Now

Rescue group helps save horses, history


By Jeannie Applegate, Sahuarita Sun

A rescue group south of Green Valley is helping save some special Mustangs, and could be preserving history as well.

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

Eyewitness Reports

Death tolls from the Wyoming checkerboard roundup

Study: Sagebrush lands generate windfall for Utah’s economy


By Brett Prettyman, Salt Lake Tribune

Sagebrush is apparently good for more than a rebellion.

Wild Horses, Dragged Away

AWHPC In The News

Letter to the editor, Suzanne Roy to the New York Times

“As Wild Horses Overrun the West, Ranchers Fear Land Will Be Gobbled Up” (news article, Oct. 1) leaves unexplored some important questions about how and for whom our public lands are managed. The roundup of more than 800 wild horses in Wyoming provides an answer.

Highway 50 Tragedy Highlights Need for Proactive Management of Virginia Range Horses

AWHPC News Releases

Wild Horse Advocates Urge State to Finalize Agreement for Private-Public Management Agreement

Wild Horses And Inmates Expected To Learn Important Lessons From New Jail Program


By Cap Radio,

The Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center in Sacramento County is now the temporary home of 20 wild horses. Inmates at the jail will train them as part of a new program.

Motorcyclist killed in wreck with wild horse


By Emerson Marcus, USA Today

RENO, Nev. — A motorcyclist who crashed into a wild horse in Nevada was killed when he was thrown into oncoming traffic and run over.