U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20240
October 20, 2009
In Reply Refer To:
4710 (260) P
EMS TRANSMISSION 10/26/2009
Instruction Memorandum No. 2009-041, Change 1
To: All Field Officials (except Alaska)
From: Assistant Director, Renewable Resources and Planning
Subject: Change 1 to Washington Office Instruction Memorandum No. 2009-041 (Euthanasia of Wild Horses and Burros for Reasons Related to Health, Handling and Acts of Mercy)
Program Area: Wild Horses and Burros
Purpose: The purpose of this Instruction Memorandum (IM) is to issue Change 1 to IM-2009-041. The Gather Summary Report (Attachment 2) included in the original IM is incorrect and should no longer be used by the field.
Policy/Action: The replacement Attachment 2 (Gather Summary Report) is attached to this IM.
Timeframe: This instruction memorandum is effective immediately.
Budget Impact: There is no budget impact associated with the change in the gather report format.
Background: A standard report format is needed to facilitate daily and post-gather reporting for the wild horse and burro program.
Manual/Handbook Sections Affected: The change does not affect any manuals or handbooks.
Coordination: The change was coordinated between the National Program Office (NPO) and WO260 staff and is needed to assure consistency in reporting.
Contact: Questions concerning this policy should be directed to Susie Stokke, National Wild Horse and Burro Program Specialist, NPO at (775) 861-6623.
Signed by: Authenticated by:
Edwin L. Roberson Robert M. Williams
Assistant Director Division of IRM Governance,WO-560
Renewable Resources and Planning