anti-environmental group

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A group that is known for either pushing an agenda contrary to the environmental movement, or for engaging in efforts to undermine the effectiveness of the environmental movement. Examples from the USA include think‐tanks such as the Cato Institute, Heartland Institute, Heritage Foundation, legal groups such as the Mountain States Legal Foundation, and front groups such as the Climate Council, Coalition for Vehicle Choice, Global Climate Coalition, National Wetlands Coalition, and Wise Use Movement.

Subjects: Environmental Science.

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