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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Rock Springs Field Office
 
Release Date: 06/17/11
Contacts: Serena Baker    
  (307) 212-0197    

BLM Re-evaluates Wild Horse Gather Decision Record


After considering public input, the Bureau of Land Management, Wyoming High Desert District is re-evaluating certain aspects of its decision record related to spaying gathered mares during the proposed White Mountain/Little Colorado herd management areas wild horse gather. As part of the re-evaluation, BLM may amend or modify its environmental assessment and decision record for the gather, and if modified, a new decision record should be available next week.

For more information, contact Marty Griffith, (307) 775-6093.



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Rock Springs Field Office   280 Highway 191 North      Rock Springs, WY 82901  

Last updated: 06-17-2011