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Man-made borders threaten wildlife as climate changes

Source: dur.ac.uk

Man-made borders like the USA-Mexico border wall could make it difficult for almost 700 mammal species to adapt to climate change.

Our scientists have identified 32,000km of borders fortified with fences and walls that could potentially stop large numbers of animals from reaching more suitable environments.

Ecologically damaging

Borders between the USA and Mexico, China and Russia and India and Myanmar could be the most ecologically damaging. MORE