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Paper: Dark Skies from the Ground Up: Part 2. Programs to Raise Awareness During the International Year of Astronomy
Volume: 400, Preparing for the 2009 International Year of Astronomy: A Hands-on Symposium
Page: 116
Authors: Walker, C.E.; Bueter, C.; Crelin, B.; Duriscoe, D.; Moore, C.; Heatherly, S.A.; Maddalena, R.; Mann, T.; Patten, K.; Pompea, S.M.; Sparks, R.; Schaaf, F.; Simmons, M.; Smith, M.; Tafreshi, B.
Abstract: Six dark skies-related programs assembled for the International Year of Astronomy (IYA) are described here. Programs on dark skies awareness and preservation like GLOBE at Night, Dark Skies Discovery Sites, Quiet Skies, Astronomy Nights at the (National) Parks, a digital photography contest and the Good Neighbor Lighting program are presented.
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