CBCGDF officially released "Dark Sky Protection Site and Project Standards"
2018/11/5 23:14:00 本站

Recently, the China Biodiversity Conservation and Green Development Foundation (CBCGDF) officially released the T/CGDF 00001-2018 "Dark Sky Protection Site and Project Standards".


In October 2017, the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) Awards recognized the pioneering work of the CBCGDF to combat light pollution in China and shared the CBCGDF's exemplary achievements to the world.


The standard follows the principles of openness, fairness, transparency, consensus, and promotion of trade and communication, and is formulated in accordance with the "Standards Development Procedure Document _CGDF" published by the National Group Standard Information Platform.


The main contents of the standard include:

1. Classification criteria for various dark sky protection sites (night reserve, dark night park, dark night theme park, dark night community).

2. Construction, management and operation of various dark nights.

3. Certification, qualification and supervision.


See: http://www.ttbz.org.cn/StandardManage/Detail/23815/


Relevant organizations and enthusiastic volunteers from all walks of life are welcome to call us to discuss and promote the protection of dark nights. The CBCGDF Dark Sky Work Committee will provide professional support to friends who are willing to apply for the “Chinese Night Sky Protection Site” to promote biodiversity conservation, and to contribute to the construction of beautiful China!


Note: T/CGDF 00001—2018 “Dark Sky Protection Site and Project Standards” stipulate strictly comply with the requirements of relevant national laws and regulations and mandatory standards, and do not infringe the legitimate rights and interests of others.




(Photo: CBCGDF)

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By / Shuya