Travis Christiansen does a great job of documenting the wonders of the Nevada Desert. This post by Christiansen brings us a seldom seen aspect of the plight of the wild horses as we spread our suburbs into their range.

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Today I want to share with you wild mustangs! In my previous post I have shared a natural spring that supports life on the open Nevada range. Well I thought it was time for me to share just what exactly what some is in their natural Nevada desert habitat. It is not too uncommon to see Wild Mustangs out on the Nevada high desert range. They usually travel in groups and often have little colts by their side.

It’s incredible these are prehistorically animals that have evolved to adapt to the harsh desert conditions. However, with Nevada’s natural springs they have plenty of water. Finding food to keep them alive is more challenging then just returning to a spring. Luckily  these horses are adaptive and have even made their own network to trails around the desert to get around. These are truly amazing animals because they have done such a great job at…

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