Originally posted on Straight from the Horse's Heart:
After the Twin Peaks HMA Rush Fire in 2012, this HMA is again under siege by another large wildfire.
by Grandma Gregg
Another large and out of control wildfire is raging in the Twin Peaks (NE California) HMA in northern California. Many wild horses live in this Dodge Reservoir part of the HMA. The fire has so-far consumed over 11,000 acres just since Monday afternoon. The fire was caused by a BLM contractor. The area has many fences and cross-fences and cattle guards. Most wild animals can go over or under a fence or go underground or fly away during a fire. The wild horses and burros cannot.
If the BLM doesn’t open all the gates and drop a few fences in the path of the fire so the wild horses and burros can escape…
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