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Using a GIS and information about variables that influence night sky visibility, I created a suitability model for stargazing in Maine. Additionally, using information about terrain and land cover, I created least cost paths from Waterville to three designated viewing areas. The model corroborates the overall high quality of stargazing throughout Maine.

About the Author

Zachary Mondschein was born in Hoboken, NJ. He attends Colby College in Waterville, ME.

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