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Jicarilla Wild Horse Herd


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) proposes to gather and implement population growth control on the Jicarilla Wild Horse Herd. The herd resides on the Jicarilla Joint Management Area, which consists of the BLM Carracas Mesa Herd Management Area and the U.S. Forest Service Jicarilla Wild Horse Territory.

Status:  October 23, 2012: 

  • The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Farmington Field Office has released a preliminary environmental assessment on proposed Jicarilla Wild Horse Management, including a proposal to gather wild horses. 
  • The 30-day public comment period on the preliminary environmental assessment will end on November 21, 2012.
  • A public comment meeting will be held on November 5, 2012, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at San Juan College, Rooms 9010/9012.

Photo of Wild Horse from the Jicarilla Herd

Documents

News Release

Reader Letter

Jicarilla Wild Horse Management Preliminary Environmental Assessment

Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)

Estimated Forage Analysis Report