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Western Canada Turfgrass Association Formalizes Partnership with First Green ‘Links as Labs’ Program
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (August, 2015)
The Western Canada Turfgrass Association (WCTA), formalized its relationship with the First Green Foundation of Washington State, through a ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ signed August 24 after a successful train-the-trainer event held at the Redwoods Golf Course in Langley, BC.
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Originally published April 25, 2015 in the Seattle Times
reprinted with permission
by Scott Hanson
First Green program uses golf courses as environmental learning labs, where students can do things like study plant species and measure water velocity.
Steve Kealy, superintendent of Glendale Country Club in Bellevue, is not sure who enjoys the First Green field trips more, the students or him.
Read more: First Green: Where Courses Become Environmental Labs