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Editors: Mathew O. Ardus
Book Description:
Following passage of the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act in 1971, limits for the number of horses on each herd unit (referred to as Herd Management Areas or HMA’s) were set. These limits or population goals are referred to as Appropriate Management Levels or AMLs. From 1980 and through the present, more active management reduced wild horse numbers closer to AMLs. Wild horse numbers were reduced to about 40,000 by 1999 and to about 37,186 wild horses in 2003, prior to the foaling season. Some 203 HMAs are managed by the BLM across the Western U.S. The responsibility of monitoring range conditions; allocating range resources between horses, livestock, and wildlife; monitoring horse and burro numbers and managing their population levels represents a large federal management responsibility. The number of animals in most herds are counted or estimated every three to four years, in order to plan for any gathers, and adoptions. Herd management activities, such as gathers and removals, take place for most herd areas every four years.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Strategic Research Plan Wild Horse and Burro Management: The Bureau of Land Management, Wild Horse and Burro Program, U.S. Dept. of Interior pp. 1-36
(U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Fort Collins, Colorado)

Aerial Population Estimates of Wild Horses (Equus Caballus) in the Adobe Town and Salt Wells Creek Herd Management Areas Using an Integrated Simultaneous Double-Count and Sightability Bias Correction Technique pp. 37-49
(Bruce C. Lubow and Jason I. Ransom, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey)

Bureau of Land Management: Effective Long-Term Options Needed to Manage Unadoptable Wild Horses pp. 51-112
(GAO)

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   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2009 - 3rd Quarter
   Pages: 122 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-60692-962-9
   Status: AV
  
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