Dark-sky preserve

A dark-sky preserve (DSP) is an area, usually surrounding a park or observatory, that restricts artificial light pollution. The purpose of a dark sky preserve is generally to promote astronomy. (wiki)

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Connected Sites


Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks: Jasper National Park
Causses and Cévennes: Parc national des Cévennes
Chaco Culture: Chaco Culture National Historical Park
Hortobágy: Hortobágy Starry Sky Park
Pyrénées - Mont Perdu: Pic du Midi de Bigorre
Sceilg Mhichíl: Kerry International Dark-Sky Reserve
Te Wahipounamu: Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park
Wood Buffalo National Park: Wood Buffalo National Park

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