Who is Piceance Mustangs and what do we do?
We are a group of volunteers that support:
- Long term maintenance of a viable, healthy, free-roaming horse herd on healthy rangelands, and implementing range improvement projects. Piceance Mustangs provides support for the Bureau of Land Management, primarily the White River Field Office, in the form of goods and volunteers. Piceance Mustangs volunteers will coordinate their efforts with the BLM.
- Provide information and education promoting the value of the Piceance-East Douglas Herd Management Area horses.
- To seek funding from grants, contributions and other sources to accomplish the foregoing purposes.
Piceance Mustangs membership benefits:
- Activities: Annual BBQ, Range Tour, Camp Out, Special Projects
- Ability to participate in Gathers on an as-needed basis by the BLM
- Newsletter (digital or mailed)
- Included in the names of other members on BLMs volunteer list
Where does the membership money go?
Contributions go to the cost of program operations, which includes:
- educational information printing costs – brochures, flyers, range guides, etc.
- community event entry fees
- supplies for gatherings, range clean-ups and meetings
- supporting those members that choose to assist with herd documentation and
- management, through mileage reimbursement
- website maintenance