Picture: William E. Simpson II.
Right here is the most recent video posted on our Twitter web page about 6 extra mustangs that have been saved from the kill pens and are actually safely rewilded in a wilderness space:
Please assist us develop the Wild Horse Hearth Brigade (‘WHFB’) plan to save lots of our forests, wildlife (and habitat), and watersheds, cut back greenhouse fuel emissions, and humanely save wild horses, multi functional transfer utilizing our novel, confirmed plan (examined by precise wildfire in 2018).
As time permits, we can be producing a brief video displaying the method and the devoted, selfless folks it takes to watch kill auctions, increase cash, bail horses out, transport, and organize for quarantine (QT) and vet well being certificates for horses, feeding throughout QT (30-45 days), evaluating horses to find out which of them are correctly suited to rewilding, and eventually transportation to an acceptable wilderness location for rewilding.
Working with an prolonged crew of wonderful selfless devoted volunteers, our nonprofit is offering our overview and steering that has helped return what was stolen from these wild horses/mustangs: their freedom. At full scale utilizing our plan and expertise, with correct help and funding, we will do the identical for hundreds of untamed horses/mustangs, and within the course of, cut back catastrophic wildfires.
By our bigger imaginative and prescient and regional/nationwide plan, we intend to scale up our rewilding program into a number of counties and states on the American west coast, the place rewilded wild horses will cut back wildfire fuels and thereby cut back the frequency, dimension, and depth of catastrophic wildfires.
In contrast to some other nonprofit wild horse and burro org. in America in the present day, our group is uniquely certified for this mission. Our crew and Advocacy Board is made up of devoted volunteers, every with specialised real-world empirical expertise, which is totally required for the correct end result.
The Wild Horse Hearth Brigade plan incorporates a number of disciplines in pure useful resource administration and science.
This isn’t about shifting horses from one corral to a different. Wild Horse Hearth Brigade is about reestablishing wild horses as north American keystone herbivores into wilderness areas which are each ecologically and economically acceptable, and that takes the sort of expertise that solely comes from working in wildlife legislation, forestry, fisheries, wildfire, and with the wild horse ecology of free-roaming wild horses in wilderness.
Our nonprofit is the one one in America in the present day with a crew that has that combination of expertise to see this by way of correctly. Wild Horse Hearth Brigade Org. is an all-volunteer California-based 501(c)3 nonprofit group, with our analysis station at Wild Horse Ranch within the mountain wilderness space on the California-Oregon border.
Your beneficiant monetary help will help our imaginative and prescient to save lots of remaining American wild horses, and likewise assist extra mustangs regain their freedom. Please take into account a one-time or month-to-month contribution to our work through our ‘CHIP IN’ web page, right here:
Notice: In 2019, Simpson was nominated to serve on the BLM’s WHB Advisory Board. He was not seated as a result of he wouldn’t consent to the continuing mismanagement of American wild horses. A few of his nomination letters of reference might be learn at this PDF: https://www.wildhorsefirebrigade.org/_files/ugd/b50928_d4424087009e4d319c0915981ebcbf25.pdf.