Speaker: Kristen Mattson
“Light Pollution and the Spring Sky” will address the myriad effects light pollution has on our environment. Spring Island Trust/LowCountry Institute naturalist Kristen Marshall Mattson
will discuss how light pollution impacts human health and safety as well as a variety of other living organisms that share our habitat. The lecture will be followed by a tour of the spring night sky, featuring the constellations Leo the Lion, Bootes the herdsman, and the maiden Virgo. “Night Skies Over Beaufort County”, an education astronomy short that Kristen writes and narrates will also be featured.
Limited seating; Reservations required.
$8/person, $5/master naturalists and students with ID