2022 Southern California Golf & Water Summit

Thursday, August 18, 2022
9 a.m. — 2:30 p.m.

From the Summit

Opening Remarks and SoCal’s Water “Double Bogey” (Deven Upadhyay, MWD)

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Golf’s Use of Water in the Southwest (Bryan Unruh, Ph.D., University of Florida)

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Facility Strategic Planning (Justin Mandon, Pasatiempo GC)

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Unpacking the Facility Toolbox (B. Whitlark, M. Muhlenbruch, M. Pudzianowska, J. Baird, M. Serena)

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Community Engagement (Josh Heptig, San Luis Obispo County)

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Innovation through Collaboration (S. Radhakrishnan, B. Chalmers, K. Guerrero, G. Tilkian, P. Cohn)

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Event Photos

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Additional Information


2022 Golf Course Environmental Profile


Pure Water Recycled Water Program

Turf Rebate Program

Water Savings Incentive Program

Innovation and Innovative Conservation Program - mwdinnovates.com and bewaterwise.com/innovative-conservation-program


Tools of the Trade


California Golf Water Facts (Infographic)

A Roadmap For The Environment: Whittier Narrows GC Earns Enviro Cred

SCGA Public Affairs Updates


Converting to Bermudagrass Fairways

USGA Spends Millions to Tackle Sustainability Issues, Especially Concerning Water

Water Resource Center

Fairway Conversion Saves Water and Generates Profits

USGA Green Section Record

USGA Water Management Fact Sheet

Organizer Websites

CGCOA - https://cgcoa.net/

GCSAA - https://www.gcsaa.org/

GCSAA SoCal - https://gcsasc.org/

MWD - https://www.mwdh2o.com/

PRM - https://performanceresourcemanagement.com/

SCGA - http://www.scga.org/public-affairs

SCPGA - https://scpga.com/

USGA - https://www.usga.org/