Park After Dark

Park After Dark: Considerations for Courteous & Responsible Nighttime Visitation Karen Garthwait, Interpretive Media & Volunteers, Arches & Canyonlands National Parks Download a high quality pdf version of this article here Why is using artificial light sources to light up landscapes, rock formations, or other park features prohibited at parks such as Arches National Park?…

NASA DEVELOP Map of Light Pollution on the Colorado Plateau

Check out this great video about the new map of light pollution on the Colorado Plateau that NASA DEVELOP created for the Colorado Plateau Dark Sky Cooperative. The team is utilizing NASA Earth Observations from Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) Visible Infrared Image Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Day-Night Band (DNB) to model the artificial light pollution…

Weekly Star Parties at the University of Utah Observatory

Public star party at our observatory where you can view planets, stars, galaxies, nebula, and other astronomical objects. Wed, January 25, 7pm โ€“ 10pm Repeats every Wednesday! Where:ย South Physics Observatory, 115 South S 1400 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, United States (map) They are only held on days the sky is clear. ย Call 58-SPACE…