Bianchi, Frederick W.
Bar Harbor, Maine
Acadia National Park
The purpose of this project was to protect Acadia National Park’s night sky through quantitative and qualitative analysis of the Mount Desert Island lightscape. The project updated the external lighting inventory for the park, analyzed the light pollution coming from Bar Harbor, and conducted sky quality analysis of Acadia’s night sky. The project culminated in the submission of an application for provisional Dark Sky Park certification to Acadia.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Interactive Qualifying Project
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Humanities and Arts