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.