Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved with protecting our night skies in Missouri.

Donate/Join IDA

Donate to IDA Missouri and to our global effort.  Become a member.

Submit Statute, Ordinance, Resolution

Submit your statute, ordinance, or resolution for posting on our website.

Take Dark Sky Training

Take training to learn about advocating for dark skies in your community.

Host an Event

Host an event, give a talk, or just mention IDA at one of your events.

Turn Out Lights to Save Birds

Turn out your lights to save birds during spring and fall migration.

Participate in Citizen Science

Participate in dark sky citizen science and contribute information to help scientists.

Submit a Photo

Help us obtain photos of the night sky from across Missouri.

Obtain an IDSP Designation

Get your community or park designated as an IDSP and be world recognized.

Become a Volunteer

IDA Missouri is operated by volunteers.  Contribute your skills to our work.

Certify Your Home

Perform a self-assessment of your home lighting, make necessary changes and earn a certificate.

Our Mission

The mission of DarkSky Missouri is to raise awareness about light pollution issues in Missouri, promote quality outdoor lighting, protect our natural environment and our beautiful night sky, and educate the public how reducing light pollution can lower energy costs.