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aBetterEarth.org is a student oriented website that advocates "pragmatic approaches to solving environmental problems." The site, which is sponsored by the Institute for Humane Studies, promotes "alternative environmental approaches, including locally based 'eco-innovation,' outcome-based regulations, quasi-market pricing strategies, corporate and individual stewardship, property rights enforcement as a means of protecting the environment from polluters, and the cultivation of environmental aesthetics." Traditional environmentalists are criticized for being anti-capitalist and for pushing regulations that don't work. [1]

In addition to the website, aBetterEarth.org is sponsoring a summer 2004 seminar for students at Seattle University. The faculty for the seminar come from a number of libertarian groups:

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