Sacred Summits Resources

Archive of documents related to the protection of Mauna Kea and Haleakala.
KAHEA Comments on TMT
KAHEA's public comments on the application for a permit to build the Thirty Meter Telescope, submitted to the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR). October 22, 2010.
Mauna Kea Hui Comments on TMT CDUA
Comments on proposed Thirty Meter Telescope Development, November 22, 2010.
Kanaka Maoli Scholars Statement of Support
In 2009, dozens of Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian) scholars submitted this statement in support of protecting the sacred summit of Mauna Kea.
Science and Religion at 14,000 Feet
A 2009 research report from Harvard University's Pluralism Project. Find the original paper (with links) at
Fact Sheet: Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT)
Fact sheet on Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) development proposed for Mauna Kea's summit.
Fact Sheet: Mauna Kea
Learn more about Mauna Kea, including historical issues and future solutions.
TMT Conservation District Use Permit (CDUA)
Conservation District Use Permit (CDUA) submitted to the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources
Letter to Abercrombie
Letter from the Mauna Kea Hui to Governor Abercrombie, February 16, 2011
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