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Grand Canyon NP latest to get International Dark-Sky Park status for combating light pollution

Proof of both the National Park Service's determination to reduce light pollution and the wonders of the night sky to behold over parks comes with the addition of Grand Canyon National Park to the growing list of park units certified as International Dark Sky Parks by the International Dark Sky Association.


It didn't seem too terribly long ago that you could count the number of certified parks on one hand. Grand Canyon becomes the 27th unit to gain the certification.


https://www.nationalparkstraveler.org/2019/06/you-can-add-grand-canyon-national-park-list-dark-sky-parks

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