The incident began on October 7. Gather stats through October 12:
- Type: Planned
- Method: Helicopter
- Horses captured: 143
- Average daily take: 23.8
- Capture goal: 4,400
- Removal goal: 3,500
- Returned: None
- Deaths: None
- Shipped: 111
The daily reports were not posted until yesterday.
Helicopters were grounded on Days 3 and 6 due to weather.
Foals represented 25.2% of the horses captured. Of the adults, 69.2% were male and 30.8% were female.
Body condition scores were not reported.
Gather ops began at Divide Basin. Five HMAs are involved in the roundup.
Day 6 ended with 32 unaccounted-for animals.
- AML: 2,165 (across five HMAs)
- Forage assigned to horses: 25,980 AUMs per year
- Pre-gather population: 5,105
- Forage liberated to date: 1,716 AUMs per year
- Water liberated to date: 1,430 gallons per day
- Forage assigned to livestock: 191,791 (estimated)
- Horses displaced from HMAs by livestock: 15,982 (32% of off-range holding)
- True AML: 18,147