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The International Dark-Sky Association works to protect the night skies for present and future generations.

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International Dark Sky Week 2018

Join the International Dark-Sky Association for seven days of celebration, learning and action! Created in 2003 by high-school student Jennifer Barlow, International Dark Sky Week has grown to become a worldwide event and a key […] Read More

Town of Torrey Earns Utah’s First International Dark Sky Community Designation

Town of Torrey Earns Utah’s First International Dark Sky Community Designation Image

If an entire community could earn a gold star for good conduct, then the town of Torrey, Utah, has done just that. IDA awarded that star today by officially recognizing Torrey as Utah’s first International […] Read More

With Your Support, the International Dark-Sky Association Will be Doing so Much More in 2018!

With Your Support, the International Dark-Sky Association Will be Doing so Much More in 2018! Image

2017 was a year of amazing growth for the International Dark-Sky Association and the community it supports. People around the world, from the rugged landscapes of the Sawtooth Mountain range in central Idaho, U.S. to […] Read More

Fountain Hills, Arizona, Named World’s 17th International Dark Sky Community

Fountain Hills, Arizona, Named World’s 17th International Dark Sky Community Image

The Town of Fountain Hills, Arizona, U.S., has been awarded International Dark Sky Community status, one of only two International Dark Sky Communities located near major metropolitan areas. It is the seventeenth community to earn […] Read More

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