Creating a sustainable office space at Busch Systems

Tucked away in the south end of Barrie is a modern example of a sustainable office space that incorporates a wide range of environmental principles. Busch Systems Canada is a Barrie-local recycle and waste bin manufacturer, and the… Read More

Turf care is all about plant health at The Briars Golf

The history of The Briars is steeped in a dedication to conservation.  The 18 hole golf course that skirts Lake Simcoe and is within a short walk of The Briars Resort and Spa recently celebrated 90 years of… Read More

ClubLink corporate focus on sustainability – Kings Riding

Conveniently located near a residential area in Aurora, King’s Riding Golf Club offers the chance to play a well-maintained course nestled in nature. As is the case with many ClubLink courses, King’s Riding is certified with Audubon International…. Read More

ClubLink corporate focus on sustainability – National Pines

The gently rolling landscape of National Pines has been crafted to integrate with the surrounding natural environment. Central to the course is the creek, which has been given at least a 30 yard natural buffer by the course… Read More

ClubLink – a corporate focus on sustainability

ClubLink Corporation operates four golf courses in the Lake Simcoe watershed, two of which participated with the Explore Lake Simcoe summer golf initiative – National Pines and King’s Riding. Since the environmental policies for ClubLink courses are consistent… Read More

Protecting greenspace at Innisfil Creek Golf

Dedicated to greenspace protection, Innisfil Creek Golf Course operator Nick Torkos stresses that golf course operators care a great deal about the natural environment. He speaks with pride about the work at Innisfil Creek to leave the watercourse… Read More

Marina Del Rey solar update

This winter Marina Del Rey in Orillia installed a 250KW solar system on their boat house roof under the Feed in Tariff program. The type of agreement established in this case is a rooftop lease agreement for which… Read More

Using science to work alongside nature at Mill Run Golf Club

Mill Run Golf Club operators have embraced a number of environmental initiatives over the years. Recently, Mill Run in Uxbridge collaborated with University of Toronto researchers to allow them to conduct vegetation inventories for 6 plots on the… Read More

Caring for the land at Bear Creek Golf Club

Family-owned for 22 years, Bear Creek Golf Club operators pride themselves on being accessible to speak with members. Although regular correspondence is sent out about course news and improvements, Bear Creek operators also extend an invitation to golfers… Read More

Cutural practices support healthy turf growth at Hawk Ridge Golf Club

Home to 2 championship 18 hole courses and a 9 hole par 3 course, Hawk Ridge Golf and Country Club relies heavily on cultural practices to keep the turf healthy and ready for play. The term “cultural practices”… Read More