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Light Pollution Petition

Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 12:20 pm
by cstone
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!

https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/119428

Re: Light Pollution Petition

Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 4:32 pm
by dean_kos
Yep already signed this via twitter ...... 8-)

Re: Light Pollution Petition

Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 4:46 pm
by ANuttall
Just signed

Re: Light Pollution Petition

Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 8:49 pm
by bchamberlain
And me

Light pollution - affects other species too!

Posted: Sun May 15, 2016 8:33 am
by rwilkinson
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:
http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2013/01/ ... -milky-way

Re: Light Pollution Petition

Posted: Tue May 17, 2016 8:33 am
by bbones
Done and also notified my local MP that I have signed the partition and looking for his support