|Mission Vision and Values
skykeepers.org founded September 1, 1999
wide efforts of the International Dark-Sky Association to reduce light
pollution and restore the natural night time sky.
Educate the public, citizens groups, environmental advocacy groups, governmental agencies and government officials about light pollution and how it is affected by luminaire design, selection, installation and air pollution.
Promote the use of full cutoff and shielded lighting to significantly reduce light intrusion and direct glare.
Make our communities aware that the continued use and installation of poorly designed lighting results in massive energy waste adversely effecting the economy of the local community and our state.
Convince our community at all levels that restoration and preservation of the natural night time sky is desirable and achievable.
Promote the use of energy efficient lighting and support all efforts to reduce air pollution.
future energy in California will not be wasted to produce direct glare,
light trespass or incidentally light the night sky.
safety and security are promoted through use of properly shielded and
environmentally friendly outdoor lighting which
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