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DARK SKIES– What’s That?
Posted On November 12, 2020
Autumn El Dewary

Autumn El Dewary

Posted on November 12, 2020

DARK SKIES – What’s That?

Did you know that Elbow Valley was an early leader in reducing light pollution and electricity consumption through its adoption of a ‘Dark Skies’ policy when designing its street light plan. There’s a reason the light spacing and choice of light standards are the way they are in Elbow Valley.

This recent CBC article on the subject is an interesting read.
https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/what-on-earth-light-pollution-1.5791313