Antelope Roundup Day 10

The incident began on August 2.  Gather stats through August 11:

  • Horses captured: 814, up from 456 on Day 8
  • Average take: 136 horses per day
  • Capture goal: 2,200
  • Removal goal: 2,200
  • Returned: 0
  • Deaths: 4, no change from Day 8
  • Shipped: 514, up from 343 on Day 8

The death rate dropped to 0.5%.

Foals accounted for 17.2% of the horses gathered.  Of the adults, 45.5% were male and 54.5% were female.

Body condition scores were not reported.

Day 10 ended with 296 unaccounted-for horses.  The contractor is probably holding them on site.

Data quality has been good.

Other statistics:

  • AML: 789 (four HMAs involved)
  • Forage assigned to horses: 9,468 AUMs per year
  • Pre-gather population: 6,032 plus foals
  • Forage liberated to date: 9,768 AUMs per year
  • Water liberated to date: 8,140 gallons per day
  • Forage assigned to livestock: 72,946 AUMs per year (estimated)
  • Horses displaced from HMAs by livestock: 6,079 (12% of off-range holding)
  • True AML: 6,868

RELATED: Antelope Roundup Day 8.

UPDATE: The average daily take should be 81.4, not 136.

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