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Thousands of scientists agree: Trump’s #border wall would harm #biodiversity in the region. Building the wall would threaten the plant & animal habitats and compromise more than century’s worth of binational investment in #conservation: https://t.co/7SUeQSNpur pic.twitter.com/jJVLGUFRck— Mi Familia Vota (@MiFamiliaVota) July 27, 2018
This morning Center staff and supporters joined in solidarity with the community of Mission, TX to protect La Lomita Chapel and the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge against Trump’s wall, which would destructively cut through communities and ecosystems. . "Thousands of species contribute to a complex web of life in the borderlands, many of which — such as jaguar and ocelot — are found nowhere else in the United States. The borderlands are a melting pot of life and cultures, full of spectacular beauty and diversity. It would be a tragic mistake and a monumental injustice to sacrifice this unique landscape and the life it harbors for Trump’s cynical, unnecessary border security folly.” –Randy Serraglio, Southwest Conservation Advocate for the Center.
Where would they build the wall? Whose home or ranch or farm are they going to take to build it? Which communities and habitats are they going to destroy? Reply with your best pictures of the border - let the rest of the country see what’s at stake. pic.twitter.com/9ToIXXYKp2— Beto O'Rourke (@BetoORourke) December 21, 2018
Texas border communities want to enjoy the river that connects us with Mexico.— Clean #DreamActNow (@LUPE_rgv) December 11, 2017
But @CustomsBorder's vision for border walls and enforcement zones would cut us off from it.
Call 888-369-9935 and demand your senator oppose funding border militarization. #BorderWeekofAction pic.twitter.com/kVuQSu1QgR
The Trump administration is trying to waive dozens of laws in order to build the border wall. Here are just a few:— Clean Water Action (@cleanh2oaction) January 22, 2019
🙋🏾 National Environmental Policy Act
💨 Clean Air Act
💦 Safe Drinking Water Act
🐆 Endangered Species Act#ProtectYourVoicehttps://t.co/4ROj3zm7F5
Thanks! @texassierraclub for heading to the #RioGrandeValley for a weekend of #borderwall resistance! ✊🏾💙🚐 Our purpose is simple: To celebrate the culture and protect the wildlife of our border communities. #NoBorderWall #headingsouth #vancrew #roadtrip #SaveSantaAna #TexasSierraClub #earthshareoftexas #ecosystems #buildcommunitiesnotwalls #love #nature #texasnature #contribute