NAS Review of BLM’s Wild Horse and Burro Management Program

A National Academy of Sciences committee reviewing the Bureau of Land Management's Wild Horse and Burro Management Program will hold an information-gathering meeting on Friday, Jan. 27, in Spokane, Wash., where experts will present information on wild horse and burro research and immunocontraception.

There will also be a public comment session for members of the community to address the study committee.  Those who would like to speak must sign up at the event.  


The meeting will take place Jan. 27 from 1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. PST at The Hotel Lusso, 808 W. Sprague Ave., Spokane, Wash.  Reporters who wish to attend should contact the Office of News and Public Information; tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail  Members of the public are encouraged to register to attend by contacting Kati Reimer at  

Those who cannot attend may listen live via a telephone conference call or Web conference.  Instructions for joining the conference call and Web conference are available at;amp;MeetingNo=3