LED street lighting can be tailored to reduce its impacts on the environment, according to new research by the University of Exeter. The UK-based study found
predatory spiders and beetles were drawn to grassland patches lit by LED
lighting at night, but the number of species affected was markedly reduced when the lights were dimmed by 50% and switched off between midnight and 4am.
LED lighting could have major impact on wildlife
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