Maunakea plan approved: UH regents vote 7-1; document limits the number of summit telescopes to nine by 2033

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Park patrons eat lunch while viewing a snow-capped Maunakea on Dec. 13 at Liliuokalani Park and Gardens in Hilo.

Photo courtesy UH The summit of Maunakea is shown.

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents on Thursday approved a new Maunakea Master Plan despite opposition from some community members.