Tag: Office of Mauna Kea Management

UH on track to meet its commitments to contain its imprint on Mauna Kea

UH on track to meet its commitments to contain its imprint on Mauna Kea

February 28, 2016  |  Comments
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This editorial by UH President David Lassner and UH Hilo Chancellor Donald Straney first ran in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on Februay 28, 2016. The University of Hawaiʻi’s stewardship of Mauna Kea extends beyond the construction and operation of observatories. We are also responsible for overseeing the process of taking observatories off the mountain at the […]

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The untold story of improvements in UH stewardship of Maunakea

The untold story of improvements in UH stewardship of Maunakea

November 30, 2015  |  Comments
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Editorial by UH President David Lassner and UH Hilo Chancellor Donald Straney for the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

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Invasive fireweed eradication effort on Maunakea seeks volunteers

Invasive fireweed eradication effort on Maunakea seeks volunteers

November 24, 2015  |  Comments
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Call for volunteers to pull weeds to help keep invasive fireweed under control and reduce habitat for invasive insects.

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Third Maunakea observatory set for decommissioning

Third Maunakea observatory set for decommissioning

October 21, 2015  |  3 Comments
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UH to decommission the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope

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UH Hilo decommissioning Hoku Keʻa telescope on Maunakea

UH Hilo decommissioning Hoku Keʻa telescope on Maunakea

July 7, 2015  |  Comments
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UH Hilo to begin decommissioning of Hoku Keʻa telescope in early 2016.

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Mauna Kea summit road to remain closed

Mauna Kea summit road to remain closed

June 29, 2015  |  Comments
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The Mauna Kea summit road beginning at the Halepōhaku mid-level facilities will remain closed to all but authorized personnel until further notice.

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UH implementation plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea

UH implementation plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea

June 1, 2015  |  1 Comment
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The university presents an outline of an action plan for improved stewardship of Maunakea.

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Lassner supports governor’s Maunakea plan

Lassner supports governor’s Maunakea plan

May 26, 2015  |  4 Comments
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University of Hawaiʻi President David Lassner said that the university “can and must do better.”

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Stewardship by UH to protect Maunakea for future generations

Stewardship by UH to protect Maunakea for future generations

April 15, 2015  |  9 Comments
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The mission is to protect the natural, cultural and scientific resources of the mountain through community-led management.

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Thirty Meter Telescope update and background

Thirty Meter Telescope update and background

March 31, 2015  |  22 Comments
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The construction phase beginning on the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) project on Maunakea on Hawaiʻi Island has prompted protests and media coverage.

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