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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Northern California District
 
Release Date: 08/18/10
Contacts: Jeff Fontana , 530-252-5332  
  Erin Curtis , 916-978-4622  
News Release No. CA-2010

Media Advisory: Twin Peaks Gather Update Available Online


(Susanville, Calif.) - An update on the Bureau of Land Management's Twin Peaks Wild Horse and Burro Gather has been posted to the Web at www.blm.gov/ca/twinpeaks.

The roundup being conducted in the Twin Peaks herd management area (HMA) northeast of Susanville and straddling the California/Nevada state line started August 11. BLM's goal is to gather some 2,000 wild horses and burros to bring the population to its appropriate management level of 448-758 animals and 72-116 burros, the level determined to be sustainable on the range.

The official statistics and reports are posted on the roundup website above and by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr.




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