UPDATE: Feds Close Portion of Merced River Near Where Family Died MysteriouslyThe mysterious deaths of a Northern California family of hikers and their dog have led federal officials to close 28 miles along the Merced River where high levels of toxic algae were detected.
Bureau Of Land Management Tightens Protections Against Illegal Resale Of Wild Horses; Advocates SkepticalU.S. officials who are trying to adopt out wild horses captured on public land say they are tightening protections to guard against the illegal resale of the animals for slaughter, but advocates say the government needs to do more, including ending incentive payments for adoptions.
Trump Administration Opens Auction for Oil, Gas Drilling on California Public LandsOil and gas leases on federal public lands in California were put up for auction for the first time in eight years on Thursday, drawing protests from environmental organizations on grounds including threats to climate, human health and wildlife.
Burning Man Organizers Sue U.S. Gov't Agency Over Land-Use FeesBurning Man organizers sued the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to recover millions of dollars they say the government has overcharged them in fees over the past seven years at the counter-culture celebration in the Nevada desert.
Nevada Resumes Mustang Fertility Control In New Deal With NorCal Horse Protection GroupThe state of Nevada is resuming a fertility control project for a herd of wild mustangs in a new agreement with Davis-based American Wild Horse Campaign.
BLM Captures More Than 1,000 Wild Mustangs Near Nevada BorderThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management has completed the capture of more than 1,000 wild horses on federal land in northern Nevada.
10 Mustangs Trained By Inmates Up For Adoption Near SacramentoSeveral mustangs trained by inmates at the Rio Cosumnes Correctional Center will be up for adoption on Saturday.
2 BLM Firefighters Killed, 1 Hurt In Rollover Crash On Remote Nevada HighwayTire failure may be to blame for a firetruck rollover crash that killed two federal firefighters and injured a third on a remote highway.
Federal Land Managers Set To Sterilize Wild Horses Across The WestThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management is embarking on a path to sterilize wild horses on U.S. rangeland to slow the growth of herds.
Future Of Wild Horses Uncertain After BLM Admits $1 Billion Budget CrisisThe BLM says it can't afford to protect the ecological health of federal rangeland across the West and properly manage tens of thousands of wild horses.
Steinle Family Announces Claims Against San Francisco Sheriff, ICE Over Pier ShootingThe tearful family of the woman shot dead while walking along a San Francisco pier appeared on the steps of City Hall Tuesday to announced the filing of claims against the sheriff and federal agencies over her death.
Family Of Woman Killed In SF Pier Shooting To File Suit Against Sheriff Mirkarimi, ICEThe family of Kate Steinle, gunned down by an illegal immigrant while walking with her family at San Francisco's Pier 14, plans to file a lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement , according to attorneys for the family.
Burning Man Organizers Push Back Against BLM Request For Cushier Digs For Gov't OfficialsBurning Man festival organizers are pushing back after the U.S. Bureau of Land Management requested upgraded accommodations for its officials at this year's event in the Nevada desert.
5 Places For Off-Roading In The Bay AreaThere are many outstanding places to go off-roading near the Bay Area, including what may be the best spot in the world
NV Judge Stops BLM Roundup Of Famous Mustang Herd 'The Misfits'A famous herd of Mustangs known as “The Misfits” will remain free on the Nevada range, now that a judge has granted a temporary injunction to stop the Bureau of Land Management's proposed roundup and thinning of the herd.