TITLE

Fence to Carve Up Fragile Border Preserve

AUTHOR(S)
Gili, Enrique
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
La Prensa San Diego;11/26/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 48, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is completing construction of a 22- kilometre triple fence along the San Diego-Tijuana border. It states that it is being done over the objections of environmental activists living near the border, who are worried about the toll on wildlife and those seeking entry into the U.S. The environmentalists claim that 100 acres of existing habitat will be compromised within the estuary, placing additional stress on the remaining habitat.
ACCESSION #
35765483

 

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