Haleakala


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Haleakala

a volcano in Hawaii, on E Maui Island. Height: 3057 m (10 032 ft.). Area of crater: 49 sq. km (19 sq. miles). Depth of crater: 829 m (2720 ft.)
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Farrington Highway Intersection Improvements, Haleakala Avenue and Nanakuli Avenue (Turning Lane)
Rob works as a laser range safety officer at Maui's Haleakala Observatory, so the choice for him was obvious.
The line is getting even thinner for one of these plants: the Haleakala silversword.
Yet for all the activity around its rim, Haleakala doesn't yield its secrets easily.
AFTER THE DUTIFUL march of the holidays, my husband and I wind our way up Maui's 10,000-foot-high dormant volcano, Haleakala, into fog and cooler temperatures, to hike the crater.
He's been flying off the Haleakala Crater on Maui, and Makapu'u Ridge on Oahu, with an eye towards exploring Kauai's lush tropical valleys sometime soon.
The Maui Space Surveillance Complex is located on Mount Haleakala, a dormant volcano on the island of Maui in Hawaii.
It was identified from its faint and unique heat signature by the Pan-STARRS 1 (PS1) wide-field survey telescope on Haleakala, Maui.
According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa), the comet Pan-STARRS was named after the Panoramic Survey Telescope and Rapid Response System, which first spotted the heavenly body atop the Haleakala volcano in Hawaii in June 2011.
Pasachoff's team at Maui's Haleakala Observatory snapped some 660,000 images of the transit using a coronagraph, a special telescope that blocks part of the sun's brightness.
The power project covers eight new wind turbines on the southeast ridge of Maui's Haleakala volcano.
In order to assure that the nephelometric turbidity unit (NTU) levels of the discharge water were kept well below regulated threshold, project subcontractor Haleakala Construction recruited Florida Dewatering to assist in cleaning the water.