The principle of keeping power closest to those it affects.
What an individual can do, society should not take over, and what small societies can do, larger societies should not take over.
On 12/12/17, the Nevada Board of Agriculture voted to give control of the wild horses on the Virginia Range to a yet-to-be-determined non-profit animal advocacy group, according to a report in the Reno Gazette Journal.
If those horses belong to the people of Nevada, as opponents of the action claim, then YOU be that group. YOU form the non-profit. YOU keep the horses on the range and away from slaughter. The people of Storey County.
This is an opportunity not a catastrophe.