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EPA has curtailed hazardous waste clean-up work, air quality inspections, and reviews of toxic substances as a result of Donald Trump’s “border wall” shutdown. Photo: Gage Skidmore, FlickrCC

Is the “Border Wall” Shutdown Affecting the Safety of Our Air and Water?

Dear EarthTalk: Has the recent “border wall” shutdown affected the federal government’s ability to safeguard our air and water quality and otherwise protect our...