Dark Sky Resources & Articles

International Dark Sky Association (IDA)

The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) is the recognized authority on light pollution and is the leading organization combating light pollution worldwide.

Texas Highways: The Stars at Night

As Texas grows, communities work to curb the light pollution threatening our spangled skies

 BY RACHEL MONROE

IDA
Texas Collaboration Protects Dark Skies

The western part of Texas is home to one of the largest oil and gas producing regions in the US, the Permian Basin. Also located in this area is the McDonald Observatory, home of the world’s third largest telescope, the Hobby-Eberly Telescope (HET).

National Audubon Society and IDA
Joint Dark Sky Webinar

The western part of Texas is home to one of the largest oil and gas producing regions in the US, the Permian Basin. Also located in this area is the McDonald Observatory, home of the world’s third largest telescope, the Hobby-Eberly Telescope (HET).