Connemara Astronomy Club and Connemara Dark Skies are delighted to announce that the final speaker of the 2022/2023 season is Georgia McMillan, Mayo Dark Sky Park / University of Galway with her talk – Dark Matters, ATU Connemara, Letterfrack (H91 AH5K), 23rd May @ 7.30 pm. Mayo Dark Skies
In her talk, Georgia will examine the amazing resource we have in Connemara – our Dark Sky. She will discuss the great benefits in protecting our dark sky and eliminating light pollution for our health, our wildlife and biodiversity, and for our local economy by promoting astrotourism.
If you want to discover more of the #Connemara Night Sky or if you capture photos while visiting why not share using
#connemaradarkskies and check out our blog post on Spéartha Dorcha Chonamara or check out the Inishbofin Dark Skies Project
Northern Lights captured by Chaosheng Zhang close to Maam Cross on April 23rd. https://twitter.com/ZhangChaosheng