19 Apr '17, 10am

NGO Demands Environmental Impact Assessment For Trump's 'Border Wall'

NGO Demands Environmental Impact Assessment For Trump's 'Border Wall'

The U.S.-Mexico border in a rural section of Arizona. A new battle is brewing over President Donald Trump’s proposed “border wall,” this time about the impact it could have on the environment. Scientists are raising concerns about the administration’s planned wall, which Trump has incrementally increased in height as the months of debate drew on. In February he suggested the wall should be around 55 feet, tall enough to be “physically imposing” and a deterrent to the flow of migrants and illicit drugs across the border, he said. But while many experts doubt whether a concrete wall will really stem all illicit entries from Mexico, there’s plenty of research to show that a 30- to 60-foot wall could be devastating for thousands of wildlife species that make their homes along the two nations’ boundary. “[The] 654 miles of walls and fences already on the US-Mexico border have m...

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