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Light Pollution and Sensible Lighting Alternatives

Guide to resources explaining why light pollution is a problem and offering sensible lighting alternatives.

Comprehensive Resources

These resources provide detailed information about the issues associated with light pollution, as well as potential solutions to the problem.

Reports from the U.K.

The Royal Commission on the Environment and the Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs in the U.K. issued a report on the effect of light pollution on the environment.

The links below include the report, the government's response, and links to U.K. regulations governing light pollution.