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Protecting Spectacular WV Skies and Stargazing

Address Canaan Valley Resort
State WV
Date Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Duration   2h
Details FREE TO PUBLIC: Astronomer Diane Turnshek will speak about dark places, why they are so important, and what can be done to preserve them, also about specific local government regulations and what it takes to place and enforce strict light ordinances, how to measure the sky brightness, including citizen science projects. Immediately following this talk will be a Q&A session in which attendees will have the opportunity to ask any question about astronomy. Guided stargazing at 9pm at Canaan Valley Resort State Park's Recreation Center.
Email vanced@canaanresort.com
Phone 3048662215
Repeats? No