Over 650 Miles Of Border Wall With Mexico Already Built, With Natural Barriers Along Much Of The Remainder

 In Immigration, Mexico Wall   Last Updated: June 18, 2017

Over 650 miles of border fencing [have] already been completed along the country’s nearly 2,000-mile border with Mexico, much of it during Barack Obama’s presidency, as part of the Secure Fence Act of 2006, which was signed by George W. Bush.”

Natural barriers exist along much of the remaining border that do not currently have a wall, mostly the Rio Grande River which covers around two thirds of the entire border.

SOURCE: Bloomberg (See Below Citations)

 

 

 

 

Jacobo, Julia, and Serena Marshall. “Nearly 700 Miles of Fencing at the US-Mexico Border Already Exist.” ABC News. ABC News Network, 26 Jan. 2017. Web. 17 June 2017.
Epatko, Larisa. “Here’s What the Mexico Border Wall Looks like Now.” PBS. Public Broadcasting Service, 20 Mar. 2017. Web. 17 June 2017.
Ingold, David, Chloe Whiteaker, Mira Rojanasakul, Hannah Recht, and Dean Halford. “Trump’s Wall with Mexico: What We Know.” Bloomberg.com. Bloomberg, 13 Feb. 2017. Web. 18 June 2017.

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