Will Border Wall Harm Environment? Does it Matter?


You may have heard that Donald Trump wants to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border—he mentioned it once or twice during his presidential campaign.

 

There’s, obviously, been a lot of talk about the border wall—its cost, its foreign policy implications, even its basic morality. But you don’t hear too much about how the wall would affect the environment.

 

So, this week on our biweekly environmental podcast, Parts Per Billion, we’re going to focus on exactly that.