GCSAA Environmental Profile Section

Property Profile and Environmental
Stewardship of Golf Courses

Full report    Summary

Water Use and Conservation Practices
on U.S. Golf Courses

Full report     Summary

Nutrient Use and Management
on U.S. Golf Courses

Results and highlights  

Energy Use and Conservation Practices
on U.S. Golf Courses

Full report

Pesticide Use on U.S. Golf Courses

Full report

What is the Golf Course Environmental Profile?

In 2006, GCSAA conducted the first in a series of five surveys to determine the physical features of golf courses, maintenance practices used by superintendents, and inputs and outputs associated with golf course management.

The goal of the research is to develop an environmental profile of golf courses. By mid-2009, GCSAA had conducted all five surveys.

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