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Wairarapa Dark Sky Reserve Becomes New Zealand’s Second International Dark Sky Reserve

SOUTH WAIRARAPA and CARTERTON DISTRICTS, New Zealand – The Districts of South Wairarapa and Carterton of New Zealand’s North Island named Wairarapa Dark Sky Reserve, the newest International Dark Sky Reserve certified by the International […] Read more

Nuevo estudio resalta la necesidad de tomar acciones urgentes para revertir el acelerado crecimiento de la contaminación lumínica

Nuevo estudio resalta la necesidad de tomar acciones urgentes para revertir el acelerado crecimiento de la contaminación lumínica Image

Traducido por Fernando Avila. To read this post in English, click here. El proyecto de ciencia ciudadana “Globe at Night” encuentra que a nivel mundial la contaminación lumínica se duplica cada ocho años. Un nuevo […] Read more

Request for support for a petition to reduce light pollution at night in New Zealand

Request for support for a petition to reduce light pollution at night in New Zealand Image

The following is a guest post by Nalayini Brito-Davies, Vice President of the IDA Board of Directors. As with most countries in the world, New Zealand is seeing its night skies come under threat from […] Read more

Q&A with IDA Advocate Diane Knutson

Q&A with IDA Advocate Diane Knutson Image

Each month the International Dark-Sky Association features an IDA Advocate from the worldwide network of volunteers who are working to protect the night in a feature called ‘Monthly Star.’ This month we’re highlighting the work […] Read more

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