Helicopter Ops Ended at Little Bookcliffs WHR

The gather is complete according to a report posted yesterday by The Daily Sentinel in Grand Junction, CO, although the BLM has not issued a news release confirming that.

“The agency undertook the operation because of concerns about heavy grazing pressure by the horses, a problem exacerbated by drought.”

The wild horse population at the beginning of the roundup was 190, barely large enough to maintain genetic viability of the herd.

RELATED: Stupid Horses Won’t Take the Bait at Little Bookcliffs.

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