In the northwestern corner of the state, Allegheny National Forest is Pennsylvania’s only national forest. It has 463,000 forested acres, 42,000 non-forest acres, and 11,000 acres covered by water. It’s divided into 2 ranger districts: Bradford and Marienville. There is a contact form here: http://www.fs.usda.gov/contactus/allegheny/about-forest/contactus. “Very little light pollution.”
Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky radio series in 1991 and EarthSky.org in 1994. Today, she serves as Editor-in-Chief of this website. She has won a galaxy of awards from the broadcasting and science communities, including having an asteroid named 3505 Byrd in her honor. A science communicator and educator since 1976, Byrd believes in science as a force for good in the world and a vital tool for the 21st century. "Being an EarthSky editor is like hosting a big global party for cool nature-lovers," she says.