Metal net to contain Makapu'u rockslides
Photos by Deborah Booker
Advertiser Staff Photographer
|Right: A Huey helicopter owned by Pacific Helicopters yesterday lowered an 1,800-pound metal mesh net onto the hillside at Makapu'u Point.
Below: After the net was lowered, workers with Royal Contracting placed it over the hillside in an effort to stop rocks from falling onto the highway below.