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BLM analyzing horse herd

Jul 15, 2012 - From staff reports

The Bureau of Land Management's Lander Field Office has opened review of a preliminary environmental assessment analyzing a proposed wild horse gather in the North Lander Wild Horse Herd Management Area Complex.

The North Lander Complex is located east of Riverton within Fremont County. The proposed gather is expected to take place in the fall.

The preliminary environmental assessment analyzes four alternatives. They are available at www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/info/NEPA/documents/lfo/N-Lander-gather.html.

The 30-day comment period runs from July 9 through Aug. 7. Comments may be e-mailed to: BLM_WY_North_Lander_Gather@blm.gov. Include "North Lander Gather EA Comments" in the subject line.

Comments may also be mailed to BLM Lander Field Office, Attn: Scott Fluer, 1335 Main St., Lander, WY, 82520.

For more information, visit www.blm.gov/wy/st/en/info/NEPA/documents/lfo/N-Lander-gather.html, or contact BLM Wild Horse Specialist Scott Fluer at 332-8400.

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