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|Science and Technology - Seventh Report|
Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 15 September 2003.
Professional Astronomy in the UK
Professional Astronomers in the UK
The study of Astronomy in the UK
Undergraduate and Postgraduate study of astronomy
The extent and nature of light pollution
Who and what does light pollution affect?
The Campaign to Protect Rural England and British Astronomical Association's "Night Blight" joint campaign
3 WHAT CAUSES LIGHT POLLUTION?
Street lighting under local authority control
Energy savings of street lighting
Floodlighting of sports facilities
Floodlighting of buildings and monuments
Shining examples (and otherwise)
4 CAN AND SHOULD LIGHT POLLUTION BE SUBJECT TO LEGISLATIVE CONTROL?
PPG 23 Planning and Pollution Control
PPG 17 Planning for Open Space, Sport and Recreation
How local authorities can use the current guidance to prevent light pollution
The need for a new PPG on light pollution
The shortfalls of current planning guidance and implementation
The case for a Statutory Nuisance of Light
Can light pollution be subject to statutory enforcement?
How other jurisdictions have legislated against light pollution
CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
REPORTS FROM THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
COMMITTEE SINCE 2001
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