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Archive for August 2017

Larger Storms, Larger Algae Blooms

This article deals with climate change and how the prevalence of more violent storms impacts nitrogen levels in waterways. Click here to learn how excess nitrogen runoff and global warming are contributing to a significant environmental challenge: algae blooms.

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Tennessee Courses Recognized for First Step in Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program

Check out this article in the GCSAA magazine on ACSP for Golf members Tanasi and Toqua Golf Courses at Tellico Village, TN.  The courses received recognition for Environmental Planning last month, and are working towards becoming Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuaries. They have already begun the process of increasing naturalized areas and installing bluebird boxes to provide enhanced habitat…

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Golf, Charity, and Sustainability

A story of one golf course’s efforts to support the game and local charities while staying connected to the role of the golf course and golf course staff in taking care of the environment and being environmental stewards. Read about the efforts of the JBLM golf courses – both Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuaries – to increase…

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