top
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Sat Apr 22 2017 (Updated 04/23/17)
Famous Herd of Mustangs Faces A Round-Up
Sat Apr 22 2017 (Updated 04/23/17)
The Future of Our Nation's Wild Horses is Uncertain
In an area in the Pine Nut Mountains east of Gardnerville, Nevada there is a wild horse herd known as the Fish Springs herd. This herd has many bands in it, including the Blue’s band, Blondie's band, Zorro’s band, Socks' band, and Rogue’s band. The bands are named after the lead stallion. There are so few wild horses on that range that wild horse advocates, photographers, and locals name the horses.

Wild horses love their families and their freedom, but after they are rounded-up they lose all of that. When the Bureau of Land Management decides the amount of horses exceed the appropriate management area, they organize the rounding up of the excess horses. In the round-ups, helicopters are used to corral the horses into holding pens. From those pens they are taken to adoption centers where they are either put up for adoption or sold at auctions.

imc_photo.gifimc_video.gifRead More with Photos and Video

See Also: imc_photo.gifimc_video.gifThe Future of Our Nations Wild Horses is Uncertain
09/23/17 National Lawyers Guild and Anti Police-Terror Project Condemn BPD Pepper Spray Police State and Prisons | Racial Justice | East Bay | Government & Elections09/20/17 Demonstrators in San Francisco Say Net Neutrality Is a Racial Justice Issue Front Page | Racial Justice | Indymedia | San Francisco | U.S.09/09/17 Nationwide Protests Against Trump DACA Action, UC Sues DHS, Colleges Vow Support Front Page | San Francisco | South Bay | East Bay | North Bay / Marin | California | Immigrant Rights | Santa Cruz Indymedia09/08/17 Pajaro Valley Pride Honors and Celebrates LGBTQIA+ Community Front Page | LGBTI / Queer | Santa Cruz Indymedia09/08/17 Nazis Doxxing, Stalking, and Threatening Movement Allies in the National Lawyers Guild Front Page | Racial Justice | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | San Francisco | East Bay | Government & Elections | Immigrant Rights09/06/17 MHCAN Faces a Crisis with Police and City Agencies Breathing Down Its Neck Health, Housing, and Public Services | Santa Cruz Indymedia09/04/17 An Open Letter to Oakland's Elected Officials from Oakland Privacy Working Group Front Page | Police State and Prisons | Racial Justice | East Bay | Government & Elections | Immigrant Rights09/04/17 Anarchist Bookfair: Solidarity, Direct Action, Healing, Autonomy, Sabotage, Mutual Aid Front Page | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | Indymedia | East Bay | California09/04/17 Repression of Independent Media Won't Silence Us: Not in Germany, Not Anywhere Else Front Page | Police State and Prisons | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | Indymedia | International | Government & Elections09/03/17 Corporate Media Attacks Antifa Weeks After Ridiculing Trump for Blaming "Both Sides" Front Page | Racial Justice | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | Indymedia | San Francisco | East Bay | U.S.08/30/17 Ripple Effect of Outing David Duke Campaign Contributors Spreads Beyond California Front Page | Racial Justice | San Francisco | East Bay | North Bay / Marin | California | U.S. | Immigrant Rights | Santa Cruz Indymedia
Related Categories: U.S. | Animal Liberation | Environment & Forest Defense | Front Page
David Duke campaign contributor Vaughn Miller threatens lawsuit Lynda Carson (2 comments) Thursday Sep 21st 9:43 PM
Darkness over the White House Conrad Schuhler (1 comment) Thursday Sep 21st 4:20 AM
Nonprofit organizations accept donations from David Duke campaign contributor Lynda Carson (11 comments) Wednesday Sep 20th 3:54 PM
Interview with Lauren Turner of No Dream Deferred Production co. Theodore Hilton (1 comment) Wednesday Sep 20th 7:19 AM
Male domination of women caused every crisis we now face Elaine Charkowski (1 comment) Tuesday Sep 19th 3:09 PM
10/6-7-8 Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightback and Build a Solidarity Network Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightb Tuesday Sep 19th 11:46 AM
Protest at FCC Chair Ajit Pai's Talk with Tech Execs in SF R. Robertson Tuesday Sep 19th 12:58 AM
The World at Risk under Trump Heribert Prantl (1 comment) Monday Sep 18th 6:06 AM
After the Hurricanes Joseph E. Stiglitz Friday Sep 15th 6:46 AM
"Eco-Fascist" Groups Applaud ISIS, Murder of Heather Heyer, and Publishers free speech warriors (1 comment) Wednesday Sep 13th 6:41 PM
Nuestra Voz: Schools for Education not Criminalization WTUL News & Views Wednesday Sep 13th 9:14 AM
Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer - Scientific Details in Report Justin Kander (report author) (2 comments) Wednesday Sep 13th 7:47 AM
Trump and Climate Change Helmut Selinger Tuesday Sep 12th 5:25 AM
Sites of Resistance in New Orleans WTUL New Orleans 91.5 News & Views Monday Sep 11th 4:49 AM
AFGE Leader Eugene Hudson Jr. Announces Campaign For AFGE National President Labor Video Project (1 comment) Friday Sep 8th 6:56 PM
Trump Plans Massive Raids on Immigrant Communities Starting Mid-September Detention Watch Network Thursday Sep 7th 4:43 PM
NLGSF Statement on DACA & Planned Raids NLG-SF (1 comment) Thursday Sep 7th 4:29 PM
LBC Tabler Physically Attacks Anarchists, in Defense of Eco-Extremism Anonymous (1 comment) Wednesday Sep 6th 11:58 PM
Facebook lied about profiting off of Russian fake news operation in 2016 election fuck facebook (1 comment) Wednesday Sep 6th 7:27 PM
The Purse is Mightier than the Pen George Monbiot Tuesday Sep 5th 6:23 AM
Statement on Repression of Juggalos GDC-IWOC (1 comment) Monday Sep 4th 6:17 PM
More News...