Webinar: Sustainable Turf Management for Collegiate Sports

Thursday, February 13, 2014 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM CST
Register at https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/810983038

The U.S. EPA, Sports Turf Managers Association, and the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC) are pleased to announce a webinar on Sustainable Turf Management in Collegiate Sports.  Please join us on February 13, 2014, from 2:00-3:30 pm Eastern for a webinar with four of the nation’s top turf management experts for a lively and informative session.  The goal of the webinar is to incorporate sustainable goals and practices into turf management objectives of managing best in class, functionally safe, economical, and aesthetically pleasing sports grounds.  Turf management decisions that consider sustainability issues of water and pest management, health, waste, and safety issues can create a better system for collegiate sports turf managers and the students who use the fields.

Host: Paula J. Del Giudice, PPRC
Moderator: Suganthi Simon, EPA Region 4

  • Dr. Beth Guertal, Auburn University
  • Dr. Andrew McNitt, Pennsylvania State University
  • Dr. Frank Rossi, Cornell University
  • Dr. John Sorochan, University of Tennessee

Author: Laura B.

I'm the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center's Sustainability Information Curator, which is a fancy way of saying embedded librarian. I'm also Executive Director of the Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable. When not writing for Environmental News Bits, I'm an avid reader. Visit Laura's Reads to see what I'm currently reading.

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