International Dark Sky Association

International Dark-Sky

Jackie Beucher | Vice Chair-Missouri Chapter

The mission of IDA Missouri is to raise awareness about light pollution issues in Missouri, promote quality outdoor lighting, protect our natural environment and our beautiful night sky, and educate the public how reducing light pollution can lower energy costs.


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Web site: www.thechildrensplace.org



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