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Defenders of Wildlife Records 2000-2012 (bulk 2000-2007)

MS 568


Collection Summary

Creator: Defenders of Wildlife
Collection Name: Defenders of Wildlife Records
Inclusive Dates: 2000-2012
Bulk Dates: (bulk 2000-2007)
Physical Description:5.1 linear ft.
Abstract:Environmental assessments reports 2000-2011 of various border security installations compiled by government agencies tasked with border security as well as reports from various business and academic institutions regarding social and economic conditions of the US-Mexico border region.
Collection Number:MS 568
Language: Materials are in English and Spanish.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Historical Note

Founded in 1947, Defenders of Wildlife is a national organization focused on wildlife conservation. In 2007 the Defenders of Wildlife brought forward a lawsuit to stop construction of a wall on the US-Mexico border due to concern it might damage wildlife habitat.


Scope and Content Note

The collection (2000-2012) contains materials including environmental assessment reports, books, CD/ROMs and ephemera. Environmental reports are arranged in chronological order to emphasize development over time while published reports (series II) are arranged alphabetically by title. Series IV, the CD/ROMs replicate this organizational structure with government reports in chronological order and all others in alphabetical order.


Arrangement

This collection is organized into four series.
Series I: Environmental Reports from Government Agencies, 2000-2011
Series II: Reports on Economic and Social Conditions on the Border, 2000-2006
Series III: Legal Brief and Ephemera, 2007-2010
Series IV: CD/ROMs of Environmental Assessments and Border-Related Presentations, 2007-2012

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.


Access Terms

Corporate Name(s)
Department of Homeland Security.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Border Patrol

Geographic Name(s)
Naco (Ariz.)
Nogales (Ariz.)
Tucson (Ariz.)
Yuma (Ariz.)

Subject(s)
Border security.
Boundaries, boundary markers.
Environmental degradation--Mexican-American Border Region.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Defenders of Wildlife Records (MS 568). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Processing History

Processed by Doug Welch.


Container List

Series I Environmental Reports from Government Agencies, July, 2000-January, 2011
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11 Draft Environmental Assessment for Infrastructure within U.S. Border Patrol Naco-Douglas Corridor Cochise County, Arizona. Immigration and Naturalization Service Washington, D.C. July 2000
12 Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for INS and JTF-6 Activities along the U.S./Mexico Border July 2000
13 Environmental Assessment for Infrastructure within U.S. Border Patrol Naco-Douglas Corridor Cochise County, Arizona August 2000
14 Environmental Assessment Immigration & Naturalization Service Expansion of Parking/Storage Facilities and new Traffic Checkpoint at Sonoita, Arizona December 2000
15 Environmental Assessment Immigration & Naturalization Service. New Palo Parado Temporary Traffic Checkpoint. Nogales, Arizona December 2000
16 Environmental Assessment Immigration & Naturalization Service. New Palo Parado Temporary Traffic Checkpoint. Nogales, Arizona January 2001
17 Environmental Assessment Immigration & Naturalization Service Expansion of Parking/Storage Facilities and New Traffic Checkpoint at Sonoita, Arizona January 2001
18 Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for INS and JTF-6 Activities along the U.S./Mexico Border June 2001
19 Environmental Assessment Portable Lights within the Naco Corridor Cochise County, Arizona July 2001
110 Environmental Assessment Portable Lights within the Naco Corridor Cochise County, Arizona December 2001
111 Environmental Assessment for Road Improvements along King’s Ranch Road and the US-Mexico Border near Douglas, Cochise County, Arizona January 2002
112 Environmental Assessment for Road Improvements along King’s Ranch Road and the US-Mexico Border near Douglas, Cochise County, Arizona February 2002
113 Environmental Assessment for Operation Skywatch USBP Tucson Sector, Arizona April- May 2002
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21 Environmental Assessment. U.S. Border Patrol Temporary Vehicle Barriers Naco and Douglas, Arizona. August 2002
22 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of Nine Remote Video Surveillance Systems in the Tucson Sector Cochise County, Arizona September 2002
23 Environmental Assessment U.S. Border Patrol Station Willcox, Arizona September 2002
24 Environmental Assessment for the Installation of a Relay Tower at Crawford Hill United States Border Patrol, Nogales Station, Santa Cruz County, Arizona October 2002
25 Environmental Assessment for Ephriam Ridge Reclamation United States Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona January 2003
26 Environmental Assessment for Naco Roadway Improvements and Fence Construction Naco, Cochise County, Arizona January 2003
27 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of Nine Remote Video Surveillance Systems in the Tucson Sector Cochise County, Arizona January 2003
28 Environmental Impact Statement for Operation Rio Grande February 2003
29 Environmental Assessment for Ephraim Ridge Reclamation United States Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona March 2003
210 Environmental Assessment for Naco Roadway and Fence Construction Naco, Cochise County, Arizona April 2003
211 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for Infrastructure within U.S. Border Patrol Naco-Douglas Corridor Cochise County, Arizona May 2003
212 Environmental Assessment for Nogales Infrastructure Improvements Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona May 2003
213 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Expansion of Operation Desert Grip USBP Tucson and Yuma Sectors, Arizona May 2003
214 Environmental Assessment for the Purchase of 30 Acres of Property United States Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona May 2003
215 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Maintenance of Eight Rescue Beacons USBP Tucson Sector, Arizona May 2003
216 Environmental Assessment for the Establishment and Operation of a Temporary Checkpoint on State Route 85 United Border Patrol Ajo Station, Arizona July 2003
217 Draft Environmental Impact Statement LC-03-045 Transfer of Title to Facilities, Works and Lands of the Gila Project, Wellton-Mohawk Division for Wellton-Mohawk Irrigation and Drainage District, Yuma County. August 2003
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31 Environmental Assessment for Nogales Infrastructure Improvements Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona October 2003
32 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for Infrastructure within U.S. Border Patrol Naco-Douglas Corridor Cochise County, Arizona November 2003
33 Environmental Assessment for the Purchase of 30 Acres of Property and Accompanying Buildings United States Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona November 2003
34 Environmental Assessment for the Establishment and Operation of a Temporary Checkpoint on State Route 85 Office of Border Patrol Ajo Station, Arizona January 2004
35 Draft Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of 12 Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) Systems Office of Border Patrol, Deming Station, Luna County New Mexico. U.S. March 2004
36 Environmental Impact Statement for Operation Rio Grande April 2004
37 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of 11 Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) Systems Office of Border Patrol, Del Rio Station, Val Verde and Kinney County, Texas May 2004
38 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of One Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) System Office of Border Patrol, El Paso Station, El Paso County Station June 2004
39 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of One Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) System Office of Border Patrol, El Paso Station, El Paso County Station June, September 2004
310 Transforming the Southern Border: Providing Security & Prosperity in the Post 9/11 World. Jim Turner, Ranking Member House Select Committee on Homeland Security
311 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of 12 Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) Systems Office of Border Patrol, Deming Station, Luna County, New Mexico. September 2004
312 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of 11 Remote Video Surveillance (RVS) Systems Office of Border Patrol, Del Rio Station, Val Verde and Kinney County, Texas October 2004
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41 Environmental Assessment for the Installation of Permanent Lighting and a Border Infrastructure System Office of Border Patrol Yuma Sector, Arizona October 2004
42 Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Office of Border Patrol Operational Activities within the Border Areas of the Tucson and Yuma Sectors in Arizona. U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Washington D.C. October 2004
43 Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment for Expanded Border Patrol Activities at Ft. Huachuca, Arizona November, 2004
44 Environmental Assessment for the Installation of Permanent Lighting and a Border Infrastructure System Office of Border Patrol Yuma Sector, Arizona December 2004
45 Environmental Assessment for Temporary Vehicle Barriers, Tucson Sector Pima, Santa Cruz and Cochise Counties, Arizona December 2004
46 Environmental Assessment Proposed Border and Access Road Improvements Sonoita Station Area of Operation Cochise and Santa Cruz Counties, Arizona June 2005
47 Environmental Assessment Proposed Border and Access Road Improvements Sonoita Station Area of Operation Cochise and Santa Cruz Counties, Arizona October 2005
48 Environmental Assessment for the Lease Acquisition and Installation of 19 Light Sites near Ephraim Ridge Nogales, Arizona February 2006
49 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Installation of Permanent Security Lighting and a Border Infrastructure System Office of Border Patrol Yuma Sector, Arizona May 2006
410 Environmental Assessment for the Lease Acquisition and Installation of 19 Light Sites near Ephraim Ridge Nogales, Arizona October 2006
411 Draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment for Nogales Infrastructure Improvements United States Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona, D.C. April 2007
412 Environmental Assessment for Retrofitting Permanent Vehicle Barriers between Avenues C and B, San Luis, Yuma County, Arizona. May 2007
413 Environmental Assessment for the Relocation and Operation of Customs and Border Protection Office of Border Patrol Casa Grande Station, Tucson Sector, Arizona. 29 June 2007
414 Environmental Assessment Pedestrian Fence Near Sasabe, Arizona Office of Border Patrol Tucson Sector, Pima County, Arizona July 2007
415 Environmental Assessment for the Relocation and Operation of Customs and Border Protection, Office of Border Patrol Casa Grande Station, Tucson Sector, Arizona. 3 August 2007
416 Draft Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Construction, Operation and Maintenance of Tactical Infrastructure Tucson Sector, Arizona. January 2008
417 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the SBInet Ajo-1 Tower Project Ajo Station’s Area of Responsibility U.S. Border Patrol, Tucson Sector January 2011
Series 2 Reports on Economic and Social Conditions on the Border, 2000-2006
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51 Arizona Coordinated Plan to Mitigate and Prevent Environmental and Other Impacts Caused by Undocumented Aliens Crossing Federal and Tribal Lands. Southwest Strategy
52 Border Environmental Education Resource Guide, Southern New Mexico, South Texas, Northern Chihuahua, North Coahuila, Northern Nuevo Leon, Northern Tamaulipas
Border Environmental Education Resource Guide Southern Arizona, Southern California, Northern Baja California, Northern Sonora
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53 Managing Mexican Migration to the United States recommendations for Policymakers 2004
U.S.-Mexico Border Security and the Evolving Security Relationship Recommendations for Policymakers 2004
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54 Reports of the Good Neighbor Environmental 2003, 2004, 2006
55 Report from the Border, February 13, 2003
56 Transboundary Ecosystem Management(1 of 3) April 26-28, 2004
57 Transboundary Ecosystem Management(2 of 3) April 26-28, 2004
58 Transboundary Ecosystem Management(3 of 3) April 26-28, 2004
Series III Legal Brief and Ephemera, 2007-2010
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59 Legal Brief, Maps of Border Region, October 9, 2007
59 Legal Brief, Maps of Border Region, October 9, 2007
510 Ephemera regarding border issues, 2008-2009
511 US Border Patrol Ephemera, 2009-2010
512 Collections of business cards of a Congressman and his assistants
Series IV CD/Roms of Environmental Assessments and Border-Related Presentations, 2007-2012
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61 Environmental Assessment U.S. Border Patrol Temporary Vehicle Barriers Naco and Douglas, Arizona, November 2002
62 Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of a Relay Tower at Crawford Hill United States Border Patrol, Nogales Station Santa Cruz County, Arizona, November 2002
63 Programmatic Environmental Assessment for the Installation and Operation of Remote Video Surveillance Systems in the Western Region of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, March 2003
64 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Expansion of Operation Desert Grip USBP Tucson and Yuma Sectors, July 2003
65 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Installation of Permanent Security Lighting and a Border Infrastructure System Office of Border Patrol Yuma Sector, Arizona, March 2007
66 Environmental Assessment for Retrofitting Permanent Vehicle Barriers between Avenues C and B, San Luis Yuma County, Arizona, May 2007
67 Environmental Assessment for the Relocation and Operation of Customs and Border Protection, Office and Border Patrol Casa Grande Station, Tucson Sector, Arizona, 29 June 2007
68 Environmental Assessment for the Relocation and Operation of Customs and Border Protection, Office of Border Patrol Casa Grande Station, Tucson Sector, Arizona, 3 August 2007
69 Environmental Assessment for the Proposed SBInet Tucson West Project Ajo, Casa Grande, Nogales and Sonoita Stations Areas of Operation, U.S. Border Patrol, Tucson Sector, Arizona, September 2008
610 Final Environmental Assessment for the Proposed SBInet Ajo-1 Tower Project Ajo Station’s Area of Responsibility U.S. Border Patrol, Tucson Sector, December 2009
611 Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the SBInet Ajo-1 Tower Project Ajo Station’s Area of Responsibility U.S. Border Patrol Tucson Sector, January 2012
612 Environmental Assessment for Integrated Fixed Towers in the U.S. Border Patrol’s Douglas Station Area of Responsibility Tucson Sector, Arizona, January 2013
613 Border Pres., December 1, 2004
614 No Border Wall, No Date
615 Operation B.E.E.F., April 13 - September 3rd, 2007
616 Texas Fence GIS Data, No Date
617 Wild Versus Wall, No Date