The Dark Side of Golf. By: Brendan Bartow. The Dark Side of Golf. Excessive Water Usage Synthetic Chemical pollution Destruction of local ecosystems. A single golf course in the U.S. soaks up more than 300,000 gallons of water in one day .
By: Brendan Bartow
A single golf course in the U.S. soaks up more than 300,000 gallons of water in one day.
In 2010, the United States had 18,514 golf courses.
More than 5.5 million gallons of water are used each day on golf courses in the United States.
Run off water from golf courses carries pesticides into local water systems.
When the pesticides spread, they contaminate more animals and humans.
OR local water systems.
What happens to all of the old golf clubs and balls?
The Solutions local water systems.