Yearning for wildness, slowly obliterating it

Placitas hillsideIn a recent opinion piece in the Santa Fe New Mexican, Toner Mitchell, New Mexico Public Lands Coordinator at Trout Unlimited, writes,

“It would be a sane and intelligent day if the money and resources expended on feral horses were instead used to restore the ecosystems they’ve destroyed…With feral horses, management to habitat’s benefit is practically impossible…”