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Nightscape, our award-winning publication, provides current news about IDA and night sky protection and in depth articles on IDA programs, light pollution issues and protecting the night sky. Members can choose to receive the publication electronically or have hard copies mailed to them.

Nightscape #94 | April 2015

Our latest issue of Nightscape doubles as our 2014 Annual Report and it’s chock-full of current updates about our work fighting light pollution and protecting night skies.

Nightscape #94: 2014 Annual Report

Nightscape #94: 2014 Annual Report
We are so grateful to Mike Taylor of Taylor Photography for generously donating the use of this incredible cover photo. Thank you, Mike!

In this issue of Nightscape you can read about …

  • Scott Feierabend, IDA’s new executive director
  • New blood on the IDA Board of Directors
  • The great work of IDA award recipients
  • Exciting updates from our International Dark Sky Places
  • The growth of our Parks & Protected Areas program
  • New color temperature requirements for our Fixture Seal of Approval program
  • IDA’s sea turtle work
  • Our new cooperative agreement with the National Park Service
  • IDA’s work with the City of Malibu drafting a lighting ordinance
  • New resources to help you spread the word about night sky protection
  • A breakdown of IDA’s 2014 financials
  • And much more!

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Spring 2014
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Winter 2013
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Summer 2013
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Nightscape Issue #88Nightscape Issue #88
Spring 2013
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Nightscape Issue #87Nightscape Issue #87
Winter 2012
Observing light pollution
Nightscape Issue #85/86Nightscape Issue #85/86
Summer/Fall 2012
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Spring 2012
Parks and Protected Areas
Nightscape Issue #83Nightscape Issue 83
Summer 2011
The City Dark
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Spring/Winter 2011
The World at Night
Nightscape Issue #80Nightscape Issue 80
Spring 2010
The World at Night