Application for Dark Sky Discovery Site Designation

Dark Sky Discovery Site: Dark Sky Awareness through Celestial Observation

Items marked with a red asterisk (*) are required fields.

DSDS Requirements

  1. The total number of people reached must be at 50 before the DSDS designation can be granted.
  2. After another 100 people have been reached giving a total of at least 150 people, the DSDS can receive another packet. A Sky Quality Meter will be included as long as supplies last.
  3. A minimum of six events need to be held over a two year span beginning with the initial DSDS application. The total number of people reached over each 2 year span must be at least 200.

Your Facility

Partner Facility (optional)

Qualifying Events



Thank you for participating in the Dark Sky Discovery Site program! You will be contacted after your application is reviewed.