Waterwise golf course program
Not surprisingly, golf courses require large amounts of water for irrigation.
The Department of Water has teamed up with the Golf Course Superintendents Association of Western Australia to ensure the most water efficient operation for golf courses.
The Waterwise golf course program aims to achieve long-term water use efficiency and establish environmental principles for golf's governing bodies by focusing on:
- operator training
- irrigation design
- water budgeting
- soil management
- turf management
- use of alternative water sources.
The program criteria for the program are: