Environment / Natural Resources
UF/IFAS Extension Osceola County Natural Resources helps residents understand and act on natural resources issues including energy conservation, water conservation, green building, sustainable development, local ecosystems, wildlife, pond management, air quality and water quality.
Lighting and Human Health
- Richard Stevens, Ph.D. Cancer Epidemiologist, Univ. of Connecticut The link between lighting and circadian rhythms and biological processes and what recent research is showing for the effect of lighting on human health.
- Vernon Ford, Lighting Manager, Orlando Utilities Commission Popular outdoor lighting techniques for streetlights, commercial buildings, landscapes and sports fields in the Orlando area and experiences in complying with area lighting standards.
- Paul Davis, recently retired Director of the Environmental Restoration Division, Palm Beach County Development and implementation of county scale lighting ordinances and incentives to encourage their implementation.