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"I t's not a horse issue. It's a range health issue. This land is getting beat up pretty good. Sure, it's easy to blame the ranchers, but if you took us all off the land, you still wouldn't solve the problem. The horses would just continue to expand. And then what?"

Tammy Pearson, a rancher who could not graze her cattle on a BLM grazing allotment in Utah this year because wild horses had grazed off the grass.
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On The Bookshelf
Barbara Theroux provides a preview of titles from HumanitiesMontana 15th Festival of the Book

10/1/2014

Mountain West Perspectives
Fifty years after the Wilderness Act became law, it's time again for Capital W Wilderness


9/10/2014

Mountain West Voices
Hear weekly stories from the Rocky Mountain West as gathered by Clay Scott

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