Golf Properties Near Indian River Lagoon Work to Protect Wetlands

By | March 13, 2018

The Ocean Research & Conservation Association developed a map showing “hot spots” of nutrients flowing into the lagoon around Vero Beach, Fla., and found that Vero Beach Country Club and The Moorings Yacht & Country Club, two Audubon-certified courses, are surprisingly “cool,” as they work to minimize fertilizer and pesticide use. Some of the holes […]


Palouse Ridge Earns Audubon Sanctuary Status

By | August 6, 2010

Washington State University’s Palouse Ridge Golf Club, Pullman, Wash., at has achieved designation as a “Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary” through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International program.   Todd Lupkes, Golf Club Superintendent, has led the effort to obtain sanctuary status on this course and is being recognized for Environmental […]


The Golf Club at Newcastle Earns Audubon Sanctuary Status

By | August 6, 2010

  Audubon International named The Golf Club at Newcastle (Wash.) a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. The designation stemmed from the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses.   The Golf Club, a member of the Oki Golf group of golf courses across the state, is now the 12th golf course in the state to receive […]


Legends Club Recognized as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary

By | May 11, 2010

The Legends Club, Prior Lake, Minn., has been designated as a “Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary” through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses. To reach certification Legends demonstrated a high degree of environmental quality in a number of areas including environmental planning, wildlife & habitat management, outreach & education, integrated pest management, water conservation, […]