• The Border Wall: Disastrous for Wildlife

    10 days ago - By Animal Legal Defense Fund

    The United States is rich in biodiversity, but the wildlife and ecosystems we share with Mexico are continually endangered by climate change and human encroachment on wildlife habitats. In January, the federal government announced that it would replace the San Diego border wall with a staggering 30-foot wall - potentially made of impermeable concrete-as well as building multiple sections of new prototype walls near the Otay Mesa border crossing. These projects are the first of the government's recently funded border wall construction.
    In an effort to evade compliance with vital...
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