Sharp Park Lawsuit Endangers Golf Courses

July 2011
NCGA Golf;Summer2011, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p44
The article reports that the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) in Arizona filed a lawsuit to close the Sharp Park Golf Course through the Endangered Species Act. It mentions the claims of CBD that the golf course is killing off the California red-legged frog and the San Francisco, California garter snake. Attorney Richard Harris states the lawsuit seeks to establish a precedent that leaves golf course in the U.S. to be vulnerable and the subject of closure to prevail.


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