Input sought on UH-Hilo proposed teaching telescope

Contributed by the University of Hawai‘i-Hilo

An artist’s rendering shows the site of a proposed teaching telescope on Hawai‘i Island, which would be attached to an existing building on the slopes of Maunakea.

Contributed by the University of Hawai‘i-Hilo

A University of Hawai‘i-Hilo proposed teaching telescope proect includes a 14-foot-high, 18-foot-diameter dome that will house the telescope.

HILO — The University of Hawai‘i at Hilo’s draft environmental assessment (DEA) on its proposal to locate the school’s 28-inch educational telescope at Halepohaku, the mid-level facility on Maunakea, is available for public review and comment.