The incident began on October 7. Gather stats through November 17:
- Type: Planned
- Method: Helicopter
- Horses captured: 1,631, up from 1,254 on Day 39
- Average daily take: 38.8
- Capture goal: 4,400
- Removal goal: 3,500
- Returned: 1, no change from Day 39
- Deaths: 7, no change from Day 39
- Shipped: 1,410, up from 1,164 on Day 39
The death rate dropped to 0.4%.
Foals represented 20.4% of the horses captured. Of the adults, 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female.
Body condition scores were not reported.
Gather activity continued at Salt Wells Creek. Five HMAs are involved in the roundup.
Day 42 ended with 213 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: 19,560 AUMs per year
- Water liberated to date: 16,300 gallons per day
- Forage assigned to livestock: 191,791 AUMs per year (estimated)
- Horses displaced from HMAs by livestock: 15,982 (32% of off-range holding)
- True AML: 18,147
RELATED: Rock Springs Roundup Day 39.