Welcome to the Missouri Chapter of the International Dark Sky Association. If you are interesting in learning how light pollution impacts our daily lives by wasting energy, wasting energy and impacting animal and plant behavior, you have come to the right place.   Our Missouri Chapter was launched in October 2018.  We are just getting on its feet but we have a passionate board and a great cause to support. 

I encourage you to explore this website and reach out to us with your questions, concerns and ideas.  Please make sure to visit the "How You Can Help" section of our website as they are many ways to contribute.   

To contact me, please visit the Contact menu area of website.  I would love to hear from you!

Don Ficken, President
International Dark Sky Association - Missouri Chapter