Light Pollution Petition

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Light Pollution Petition

Post by cstone » Sat May 14, 2016 12:20 pm

From an e-mail
This is a new petition to call for the control of Light Pollution, and protect the UK dark skies we have left.

Please I would be grateful if you can forward to all those you value natures dark skies!
Celestron 11" Telescope
Eq6 Pro Mount
Eq5 Mount
EQ Mod
QHY5 Guide camera
Cannon 1000D SLR Camera

I choose to image with an 11" SCT Celestron in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard......


Re: Light Pollution Petition

Post by dean_kos » Sat May 14, 2016 4:32 pm

Yep already signed this via twitter ...... 8-)


Re: Light Pollution Petition

Post by ANuttall » Sat May 14, 2016 4:46 pm

Just signed

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Re: Light Pollution Petition

Post by bchamberlain » Sat May 14, 2016 8:49 pm

And me

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Light pollution - affects other species too!

Post by rwilkinson » Sun May 15, 2016 8:33 am

I noticed that the petition mentions that light-pollution affects other species too, and recalled this striking example of beetles using the Milky Way to orient themselves, which was mentioned again in the news in the past week: ... -milky-way

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Re: Light Pollution Petition

Post by bbones » Tue May 17, 2016 8:33 am

Done and also notified my local MP that I have signed the partition and looking for his support

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