Jasper Dark Sky Preserve

Information about observing the night skies in Jasper
www.jasperdarksky.org

Canadian Geographic article on the Jasper Dark Sky Preserve
http://canadiangeographic.ca/magazine/apr11/astronomy_jasper_national_park.asp

Jasper's Dark Sky Festival
www.jasperdarkskyfest.com

Lighting

The hidden costs of light pollution (video)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2JQFyFcbRU

Catalogue of Dark Sky-friendly fixtures
http://www.brucepeninsula.ca/darksky/lightingcatalogue.pdf (PDF, 11MB)

Examples of Dark Sky-friendly fixtures
http://darkskysociety.org/handouts/goodlights.pdf

Community lighting handbook
http://www.strathcona.ca/files/Files/at-CPIA-Dark-Sky-Energy-Efficient-Lighting.pdf 

Resource guide for residents
http://docs.darksky.org/PG/PG3-residential-lighting.pdf

Resource guide for businesses
http://docs.darksky.org/DarkSkyPlaces/MMPG.pdf

Lighting simulator
http://www.britastro.org/dark-skies/simulator.html

British Dark Sky lighting guidelines
http://www.britastro.org/dark-skies/pdfs/CfDS_guidelines.pdf

Glossary of lighting terms
http://www.darksky.org/mc/page.do?sitePageId=59746

Other resources

Dark Sky Society resource page
http://darkskysociety.org/resources.cfm?page=handouts

International Dark-Sky Association resource page
http://www.darksky.org/mc/page.do?sitePageId=90127

Dark Sky Society resource page
http://darkskysociety.org/resources.cfm?page=handouts

Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
http://www.rasc.ca/lpa/darksky.shtml

Additional information