Tag: Environment

Audubon International certifies 1,000th golf course

May 31, 2013 By and
Audubon International said it has certified 1,000 golf courses for its Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program (ACSP), an environmental education and certification initiative that provides technical assistance and guidance to help courses protect the environment, preserve golf’s natural heritage and gain ...

Scotts ‘feeds it’ without phosphorus

May 20, 2013 By and
Over a tall, frosty drink, most turf pros — superintendents included — would argue that there is far more over-use of fertilizer and chemicals by homeowners than there is by professionals. After all, homeowners lack most of the financial incentive ...
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Seth’s Travelogue: Northwest Golf and Environment meeting, Portland, Ore.

November 26, 2012 By
How I ended up on this All-Star bill is anyone’s guess! A report from the Oregon GCSA meeting. By Seth Jones When a trip starts with an explosion, that’s typically a bad thing. Unless that explosion is the Jon Spencer ...

Georgia group funds water-saving research

September 12, 2012 By
HARTWELL, GA — The Georgia Golf Environmental Foundation will invest more than $23,000 in research projects, further advancing the game’s drive toward sustainability. The foundation recently announced it would help fund two water conservation projects for scientists at the University ...

Department of Environmental Management Recognizes Five Rhode Island Courses

April 16, 2012 By
Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit has recognized five Rhode Island golf courses for their commitment to green environmental practices. The five golf courses all participated in the Rhode Island Golf Course Green Certification program and were the first ...

Locust Hill Country Club Gets Audubon Certification

March 16, 2012 By
Locust Hill Country Club’s golf course has been certified in environmental planning by the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses (ACSP). The ACSP is a program administered by Audubon International designed to help landowners preserve and enhance the environmental ...