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Maunakea Resources: Home

This guide is not comprehensive but a starting point for research and learning.


ʻŌiwi TV - Maunakea
Timeline of events, videos

Center for Maunakea Stewardship

DLNR - Office of Conservation and Coastal Lands
Maunakea management reports, district use permits, and applications

Hawaiʻi Review
Sources for Information on the Mauna (list of news sources, social media, websites, etc.)

Kahea: The Hawaiian-Environmental Alliance
Timeline of Mauna Kea Legal Actions Since 2011

Kanaeokana: Kūhaʻo Maunakea
Timeline of Mauna Kea Legal Actions Since 2011

Mauna Kea Education & Awareness

Maunakea Observatories

Office of Hawaiian Affairs - Mauna Kea

Office of Maunakea Management

Protect Mauna Kea
Protectors' Website, Action Alerts, News Feeds

Puʻuhonua o Puʻuhuluhulu

Thirty Meter Telescope
TMT's Website




Kahoupokāne - Goddess of Hualalai (master kapa maker & sister of Poliʻahu)

Kapu Aloha (links and info by Hawaiʻi Review)

Keanakākoʻi - Adze quarry at Maunakea

Kūkahauʻula - Male deity form of the God Kū (lover of Poliʻahu)

Līlīnoe - Goddess of Mists (sister of Poliʻahu)

Poliʻahu - Snow goddess of Maunakea

Waiʻau - Guardian of the Lake (sister of Poliʻahu)


USGS Map and Info Page on Mauna Kea

Geologic Map of the Island of Hawaiʻi [PDF] (USGS, 2007)

Maunakea Summit Map (Institute for Astronomy, UH, 2015)

Kīpuka Database 
GIS mapping with historic data. (Use with Firefox browser)


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