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LIGHT POLLUTION AND INSECT COLLAPSE

The following excerpt describes some of the impacts from light pollution on ecosystems. Excerpt quoted from: Avalon C. S. Owens and Sara M. Lewis, “The impact of artificial light at night on nocturnal insects: A review and synthesis” Ecology and Evolution, 2018 Nov; 8(22): 11337–11358. “In recent decades, advances in lighting technology have precipitated exponential increases in […]