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Dark Skies Northwest (Idaho, Montana, Oregon & Washington) US-West,Regional Chapters David Ingram
20456 131st Place SE
Kent, WA 98031
USA
email: ingramdw@hotmail.com
website: www.darkskiesnorthwest.org/
social media: discussion group
Dark Sky Greece Europe Andreas Papalambrou
Orion Astronomical Society of Patras
phone: +306972154351
website: darksky.gr/
e-mail: coordinator@darksky.gr
social media: Facebook
Dark Sky Ireland Europe Albert White
phone: +353 1 8033920
email: info@darksky.ie
web: www.darksky.ie
Dark Sky Slovenia Europe Herman Mikuz
Teslova 30
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia
email: darksky@tp-lj.si
Dark Sky Switzerland Europe Lukas Schuler
Postfach CH-8135
Langnau am Albis
Switzerland
email: office@darksky.ch
website: www.darksky.ch
Flagstaff Dark Skies Coalition US-West Lance Diskan & Christian B. Luginbuhl
P.O. Box 1892
Flagstaff, Arizona 86002
USA
email: info@flagstaffdarkskies.org
website: www.flagstaffdarkskies.org
Geneva Lake Dark Sky Initiative US-Midwest Colin Griffith email: colingriffith94@gmail.com website: http://www.gldarksky.org/index.html
IDA Arkansas US-South Darrell Heath
8218 Leatrice
Little Rock, Arkansas 72227
USA
email: darrellh1@gmail.com
social media: Facebook | Twitter
IDA Australia / Asia-Pacific Regional Office Asia/Pacific,Regional Chapters Tim Shotbolt
Sydney, Australia
phone: +61 411 844 304
email: timandagnes@internode.on.net
IDA Austria Europe Dr. Günther Wuchterl
VereinKuffner-Sternwarte
Johann-Staud-Street 10
A-1160 Vienna
Austria
email: verein@kuffner-sternwarte.at
IDA Beijing, China Asia/Pacific The Starry Sky Project of China (SSPC)
Xiaohua Wang
Room 501 Xinsheng Tower
No.5 Financial Street
Xicheng District
Beijing, China
fax: +86-10-66555238
email: mr_wxh@hotmail.com
IDA California US-West Jack Sales
5978 Woodbriar Way
Citrus Heights, California 95621
USA
email: jesales@surewest.net
website: www.skykeepers.org
IDA Central Illinois US-Midwest Jesse Hoover
17424 W. McDonald Road
Trivoli, Illinois 61569
USA
email: hooveje@gmail.com
IDA Central Tennessee US-South Joseph Boyd
5039 Hillsboro Pike #152N
Nashville, Tennessee 37215
USA
email: boydjoe@alumni.vanderbilt.edu
IDA Colorado US-West Dr. Robert Stencel
Chamberlin Observatory
University of Denver
Denver, Colorado 80208
USA
email: colorado.ida@gmail.com
blog: IDA Colorado Blog
IDA Colorado Plateau US-West Kate Magargal
PO Box 576
Moab UT, 84532
USA
email: katemagargal@gmail.com
IDA Connecticut US-Northeast Leo Smith
1060 Mapleton Avenue
Suffield, Connecticut 06078
USA
fax: 860-668-6688
email: leo@smith.net
IDA Czech Republic Europe Dr. Jan Hollan
Hvzdárna a planetárium M. Kopernéka v Brn
Kravéhora 2
CZ-616 00 Brno
Czech Republic
fax: +420 541 23 33 23
email: hollan@ped.muni.cz
IDA Daegu GyeongBuk Korea Asia/Pacific Wonkil Jeong
Department of Hospital Management
Daegu Haany University
1 Haanydaero, Gyeongsan
Republic of Korea (712-715)
phone: +82-53-819-1442 / +82-10-2520-2963
email: david@dhu.ac.kr
IDA Dark Sky Lake Worth US-South Richard Stowe/Alice McCall
414 N Federal Hwy
Lake Worth, FL 33460
USA
email: darkskylw@gmail.com
social media: Facebook
IDA Dark Sky North Georgia US-South Jim Reaves
6034 Highway 76 West
Clayton, GA 30525
USA
IDA Duluth, Minnesota US-Midwest Cindy Hakala
email: gent0040@umn.edu
website: darkskyduluth.org/
IDA Florida US-South Diana Umpierre, AICP, GISP
Pembroke Pines, Florida USA
phone: (954) 829-7632
email: NightSkyConservancy@gmail.com
IDA Guangdong Province, China Asia/Pacific Daobo "Paul" Zhang
Hengjiangxia Administration, Changpin
Dongguan, Guangdong
Guangzhou, 523565
China
email: paulzhang98@163.com
IDA Hawaii US-West Howard Wiig & Dr. Richard Wainscoat
Institute for Astronomy
University of Hawaii
2680 Woodlawn Drive
Honolulu, HI 96822
USA
email: hwiig@dbedt.hawaii.gov and rjw@ifa.hawaii.edu
IDA Hong Kong, China Asia/Pacific Ricky Tsui
P.O. Box 70329 Kowloon Central Post Office
Hong Kong
China
email: rtsui@a-track.net
IDA Hungary Europe Zoltán Kolláth
Kaposzentbenedek 49
Bardudvarnok, H-7478
Hungary
email: kollath@konkoly.hu
IDA India Asia/Pacific Arun George
C/O Kerala State Science and Technology Museum & Priyadarsini Planetarium
Vikasbhavan P.O
Trivandrum
Kerala
India - 695033
email: idaindiachapter@gmail.com
social media: Facebook | Twitter
IDA Iowa US-Midwest Joanne Hailey
1116 42nd St
Des Moines, Iowa 50311-3506
USA
email: johailey@ecity.net
IDA Israel Middle East Ido Bareket
Bareket Observatory
Hartimna 725
Macabim 71908
Israel
fax: +927-057-7941475
website: http://www.bareket-astro.com/ida/light_pollution.html
IDA Italy Europe Dr. Mario Di Sora
Astronomical Observatory, Campo Catino
Via Fosse Ardeatine 234
I-03100 Frosinone
Italy
fax: +39 0775-211238
email: mario.disora@himail.biz
IDA Korea (Seoul) Asia/Pacific Jeong Tai Kim PhD, Professor, Director Center for Sustainable Healthy Buildings
Department of Architectural Engineering
Kyung Hee University
Yongin 446-701
Republic of Korea
phone: +82 31 201 2539
email: jtkim@khu.ac.kr
IDA Maine US-Northeast Jim Hatch
P.O. Box 2334
Scarborough, Maine 04070
USA
email: nerdfulthings@earthlink.net
IDA México Americas Fernando Ávila Castro
Observatorio Astronómico Nacional
km 103 Carretera Tij-Ens.
Ensenada B.C. 22860
México
email: favilac@astrosen.unam.mx
web: leydelcielo.astrosen.unam.mx
IDA New Hampshire US-Northeast David Speltz
597 Sagamore Ave, Unit 108
Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801
USA
email: dspeltz@speltz.com
IDA New York US-Northeast Susan Harder
26 Deep Six Drive
East Hampton, NY 11937
USA
email: sharder@optonline.net
website: www.nyida.org/
IDA North Carolina US-South Prof. Daniel B. Caton
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Appalachian State University
Boone, North Carolina 28608
USA
fax: 828-262-2049
email: catondb@appstate.edu
website: www.ncdarksky.org
IDA Northeast Ohio US-Midwest Ian Cooper
Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society
1591 Thomas St.
Newbury Ohio 44065
USA
email: icooper@roadrunner.com
website: Chagrin Valley Astronomical Society
IDA Northeast Region (including New England and parts of Canada) US-Northeast,Regional Chapters Leo Smith
1060 Mapleton Avenue
Suffield, Connecticut 06078
USA
fax: 860-668-6688
email: leo@smith.net
IDA Northern Nevada US-West Maggie Tracey
P.O. Box 136
Genoa, Nevada 89411
USA
email: maggie_tracey@hotmail.com
Barbara Woodward Rainey
email: renoraineys@sbcglobal.net
IDA Ogden Valley Utah US-West Janet Muir
USA
email: janet.e.muir@gmail.com
website: www.starrynightsutah.org
IDA Phoenix US-West Gene Fioretti
2227 N 165th Drive
Goodyear, Arizona 85395
USA
email: gpfioretti@msn.com
Facebook
IDA Pinal County, Arizona US-West Keith Krueger
11181 East Peralta Canyon Drive
Gold Canyon, Arizona 85218
USA
email: pinalida@q.com
IDA Québec, Canada Americas Mihai R. Pecingina
5 Complexe Desjardins
CP 1076
Montréal, Québec, H5B 1A0
Canada
email: info@IDAQuebec.org
web: www.IDAQuebec.org
social media: Facebook | Twitter
IDA San Bernardino County, California - High Deserts Region US-West Tom O'Key
P.O. Box 2192
Joshua Tree, California 92252
USA
email: scdvainfo@gmail.com
website: www.scdva.org/
IDA San Diego County, California US-West Lisa Bruhn
P.O. Box 4567
Carlsbad, California 92008
USA
email: sandiegoida@yahoo.com
IDA Santa Barbara County, California US-West Nancy Emerson
2106 Creekside Drive
Solvang, California 93463
USA
phone/fax: 805-693-1386
email: fnemerson@comcast.net
IDA Santa Cruz, California US-West Gwen Shupe
315 Van Ness Ave
Santa Cruz, CA
USA
email: gshupe@cruzio.com
phone: 831-426-2208
IDA Shanghai, China Asia/Pacific Fei Guo
Room 407, Building 5
Shanghai New Sport City
No. 58 Hua Chi Road
Shanghai, 200061
China
email: guofei@hotmail.com or fei.guo@139.com
IDA South Florida US-South Bryan Bodie
email: info@idasouthflorida.org

Eric Vandernoot
PO Box 3512
Boynton Beach, FL 33424
USA
phone: 561 297-STAR (7827)
website: www.idasouthflorida.org
social media: Facebook
IDA Southern Alberta Americas Rothney Astrophysical Observatory
Jennifer Howse
Education Specialist
email: jihowse@ucalgary.ca
phone: 403 931 2366
web: www.ucalgary.ca/rao
social media: Facebook | Twitter
IDA Southern Arizona US-West 3223 North First Avenue
Tucson, Arizona 85719
USA
email: joef@sa-ida.org
website: www.sa-ida.org
social media: Facebook
IDA Texas US-West Cindy Luongo Cassidy
620 Onion Creek Ranch Rd
Driftwood, TX 78619
USA
email: IDATexasLeader@gmail.com
website: www.texasida.org/
IDA Tokyo, Japan Asia/Pacific Nobuaki Ochi
Faculty of Business Administration
Toyo University
5-28-20, Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo, Japan
email: ochi@idatokyo.org
fax: +81-3-3945-7477
website: idatokyo.org
social media: Twitter
IDA Utah US-West David Calder
464 East 1050 South #4 St. George, UT 84790
USA
email: david@jepsoncanyonresort.com
website:
www.swscience.org/IDA-Utah.html
IDA Victoria Australia Asia/Pacific IDA Victoria Australia
Tony Wolfe
5 George Street Warragul, Victoria
3820 Australia
phone: +61 418 589 533
email: wolfey@dcsi.net.au
IDA Virginia US-South Laura Kitchin Greenleaf
email: lauragreenleaf@verizon.net

Laura Graham
3115 Judes Ferry Road
Powhatan, Virginia 23139
USA
email: laura@darkvirginiasky.org
website: www.darkvirginiasky.org
IDA Washington, D.C. US-South Wayne Savage
phone: 202-829-5829
email: waysav@gmail.com
IDA Westchester County US-Northeast Charles Fulco
113 Bowman Ave
Port Chester, NY 10573
USA
email: saros61@gmail.com
Light Pollution Awareness Group Europe Alexei Pace
34 Triq Santa Katarina
Marsaxlokk, ZTN 09
Malta
email: ap@onvol.net
website: www.maltastro.org
Light Pollution in Chile Americas Casilla 603
La Serena
Chile
Telephone: +56 (0)51 205200
Fax: +56 (0)51 205212
Email: idachile@gmail.com
Northwest Illinois US-Midwest Bonnie Garrity
16 Hawthorne Lane
Galena, IL 61036
USA
email: joe122751@hotmail.com
Pennsylvania Outdoor Lighting Council (POLC) US-Northeast Stan Stubbe
1438 Shaner Drive
Pottstown, Pennsylvania 19465
USA
phone/fax: 610-326-1402
email: polcouncil@gmail.com
web site: www.polcouncil.org
social media: Facebook | Twitter
The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada Americas c/o Telus World of Science Edmonton
11211-142 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T5M 4A1 Canada phone: E-mail contact only
email: dsp.coordinator@edmontonrasc.com or lightpollution@edmontonrasc.com
web: http://edmontonrasc.com/