Eagle-Vail golf course earns eco award

Eagle-Vail golf course earns eco award
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By scott miller

EAGLE-VAIL — The Eagle-Vail Golf Course has been designated as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary from Audubon International. The two-year certification process requires demonstration of a high degree of environmental quality in seven specific areas, including environmental planning, wildlife and habitat management, outreach and education, chemical use reduction and safety, water conservation, and water quality management. “Our team has worked hard towards achieving a self-imposed high set of operational standards focused specifically on environmental stewardship and conservation, and have embraced the opportunity to enhance and protect the local wildlife and its habitats,” Eagle-Vail Golf Course Superintendent Brent Barnum said. “We …

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