Gaines Group Architects

Harrisonburg Starry Nights – Safe, energy-efficient, healthy light solutions

The dark-sky movement is an effort to reduce light pollution. This is a problem not only in large cities, but it impacts us here in the valley as well. There are many advantages to reducing light pollution from increased stars visible at night, improving public health and safety,...

Green Terms Defined: Dark Sky (Light Pollution)

Light pollution is excessive, misdirected, or glaring artificial light. There are many consequences from light pollution including: wasted energy habitat and migration disruption human health impacts not being able to see stars in the sky Light pollution can be avoided with...