State wildlife officials are concerned about native plants and animals being harmed during the ongoing demonstrations at Mauna Kea. Hundreds and often thousands have gathered on Mauna Kea Access Road across from Puu Huluhulu in opposition of the Thirty Meter Telescope. The are is a hub for native plants and animals.
City officials have built a gate to control access to Mauna Kea. Protesters continue to gather to block the road.
Mauna Kea is known as the tallest mountain on earth and one of the toughest climbs in the world of cycling. With its 4,205m of altitude gain in one continuous climb of nearly 70km it would scare even the best climbers on the world tour. Used to fighting for the World Champion Ironman crown during […]