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LIVE IMAGES: Kākoʻo Haleakalā Demonstrators Stand Ground Against Telescope Construction
August 19th, 2015 · 123 Comments · Maui News
 

The Kākoʻo Haleakalā group has mobilized for a third time in opposition to the ongoing construction of the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope atop Haleakalā. Flares were lit on the road outside of the gate where a convoy carrying equipment and telescope parts was scheduled to depart this evening.


Haleakalā Park Summit Road to Close for Wide Load Transport, Aug. 19-20
Haleakalā Park Summit Road to Close for Wide Load Transport, Aug. 19-20
August 14th, 2015 · 3 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

Crater Road and Haleakalā National Park’s summit road will close to visitor traffic while a slow moving convoy transports extremely wide loads to the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope near the volcano’s summit from 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 19 to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015.


Police Identify 20 Arrested and Charged For Demonstration Blocking Telescope Convoy
Police Identify 20 Arrested and Charged For Demonstration Blocking Telescope Convoy
July 31st, 2015 · 56 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui police identified the 20 individuals arrested (13 males and 7 women) and charged for blocking a convoy of heavy equipment and telescope parts from being delivered to Haleakala for the ongoing construction of the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope.


Protestors Carried Away in Stand Against Development Atop Haleakalā
Protestors Carried Away in Stand Against Development Atop Haleakalā
July 31st, 2015 · 10 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

At 12:46 a.m., on Friday, July 31, two semi truck loads of material were escorted through the crowd of remaining demonstrators near the Central Maui Baseyard off of the Mokulele Highway. Arrests continued into the night with at least 20 people removed and handcuffed during the incident.


Maui Telescope Project Includes $20M Mitigation Grant
Maui Telescope Project Includes $20M Mitigation Grant
August 29th, 2011 · Comments Off on Maui Telescope Project Includes $20M Mitigation Grant · Featured, Maui News
 

The program includes development of STEM coursework in the Hawaiian language, and will focus efforts on students in secondary schools.


Land Board approves Haleakala Management Plan and ATST
Land Board approves Haleakala Management Plan and ATST
December 8th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

The state BLNR approved a Conservation District Use Permit for the world’s largest solar telescope atop Haleakala on Maui. The $298 million Advanced Technology Solar


BLNR hosts hearing on proposed Advanced Technology Solar Telescope TONIGHT August 26
BLNR hosts hearing on proposed Advanced Technology Solar Telescope TONIGHT August 26
August 26th, 2010 · Comments Off on BLNR hosts hearing on proposed Advanced Technology Solar Telescope TONIGHT August 26 · Featured, Maui News
 

The Board of Land and Natural Resources, Office of Conservation and Coastal Lands, holds a hearing today for the proposed Advanced Technology Solar Telescope planned for construction atop Haleakala on Maui.  The meeting gives the public an opportunity to provide testimony on the project’s Conservation District Use Application. Some concerns that have been raised are […]


PUBLIC INPUT SOUGHT ON SOLAR TELESCOPE ATOP HALEAKALA
PUBLIC INPUT SOUGHT ON SOLAR TELESCOPE ATOP HALEAKALA
June 4th, 2009 · Comments Off on PUBLIC INPUT SOUGHT ON SOLAR TELESCOPE ATOP HALEAKALA · Maui News
 

Public meetings will be held in June to discuss the proposed Advanced Technology Solar Telescope atop Haleakala on Maui.  The National Science Foundation is considering funding the construction of the telescope that would be 142.8 feet high and 84 feet in diameter.  The solar telescope would be located atop the summit on lands managed by […]


PROPOSED TELESCOPE EIS RELEASED:  SCIENTISTS SAY HALEAKALA IS ONLY SITE TO SATISFY GOALS
PROPOSED TELESCOPE EIS RELEASED: SCIENTISTS SAY HALEAKALA IS ONLY SITE TO SATISFY GOALS
May 13th, 2009 · Comments Off on PROPOSED TELESCOPE EIS RELEASED: SCIENTISTS SAY HALEAKALA IS ONLY SITE TO SATISFY GOALS · Featured, Maui News
 

The State completed work on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on a planned Advanced Technology Solar Telescope atop Haleakala.  The project is proposed for location at the High Altitude Observatory site and is subject to a 45 day public comment period.  There will be a series of hearings to discuss the findings in June.  The […]