FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Find answers to your questions about the Southeastern Utah Night Sky Reserve effort below.
A group of five panelists discussed the Southeastern Utah Night Sky Reserve effort and the larger topic of protecting Utah's legacy of starry night skies at the Utah American Planning Association in February of 2020. Listen to the full audio below.
SESSION DESCRIPTION: How can we protect Utah’s legacy of starry night skies? This is a question being asked by communities, tribes, businesses, state agencies, federal agencies, and citizens throughout the state.
In Southeastern Utah, one group has taken a community-based, landscape-scale approach to address this question. Listen to this panel discussion to learn what night sky conservation does and doesn’t mean, to explore the value of protecting night skies from a variety of perspectives, and to learn how people, places, and policies can work together to preserve a legacy.