In an interview with BLM, Examiner.com writer Carrol Abel, BLM acknowledged that it had received over 7,000 comments from concerned citizens regarding its proposed roundup of approximately 2,500 horses in the Calico Mountain Complex. [Citation: Wild horse removal generates over 7,000 comments to BLM .]
BLM has extended the public comment period from November 12 to November 22. Here's what you can do if you are interested in this issue.
You can view BLM's gather plans at:
You can send your comments to:
Dave Hays, Field Manager
BLM Black Rock Field Office
5100 E. Winnemucca Blvd.
Winnemucca, NV 89445-2921
Or you can email email@example.com. Comments submitted by email
need to have Calico Complex Capture Plan (Fox) in the subject line.
Word is that by the end of the extended comment period, BLM received a total of over 10,000 comments regarding the Calico Mountains Complex gather proposal.