Winnemucca CAFO Approved

The Decision Record was signed on November 3, allowing the project to move forward, subject to a 30-day appeal period.

Responses to public comments were provided in Appendix D of the Final EA.

Proposals for high-density feeding operations were also sought in Idaho and Utah.

Horses removed from their home range will be shipped to the new facility while privately owned livestock graze in their stead.

The project is downstream in the wild horse management process.  It does not address the causes of the removals, so it can only prolong them.

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