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Author(s):Smith, J.; Strandberg, M.
Author Affiliation:Golf Environment Europe, Edinburgh, Scotland
Title:Environmental certification in European golf: Promoting stewardship, gathering data and defining criteria for the evaluation of turfgrass management
Section:Volunteer presentations
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Meeting Info.:19-20 May 2008: Pisa Italy
Source:1st European Turfgrass Society Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1, May 2008, p. 173-174.
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:Pisa, Italy: European Turfgrass Society
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Environmental stewardship; Golf Environment Organization; Organizations; Golf course industry; Certification; Golf courses
Abstract/Contents:Announces that "Golf Environment Europe (GEE) is proposing to launch a revised pan-European environmental certification scheme." Explains that "the scheme will enable widespread participation by a wide range of European golf facilities, at no entry cost." Suggests that "an environmental certification programme [program] will motivate golf facilities to look at environmental issues more closely and to plan environmental actions more effectively." Describes the program and structure of the scheme." Concludes that "GEE wishes to collaborate on finalising [finalizing] the detailed processes golf facilities will have to go through and the criteria they will have to show they meet."
ISBN-13:9788890207648
Language:English
References:0
Geographic Terms:Europe
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Smith, J., and M. Strandberg. 2008. Environmental certification in European golf: Promoting stewardship, gathering data and defining criteria for the evaluation of turfgrass management. Eur. Turfgrass Soc. Conf. Proc. 1:p. 173-174.
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