26 Sep '11, 6pm

Drought takes toll, but at some San Antonio golf courses, there's a green lining: /via @worldgolf

Drought takes toll, but at some San Antonio golf courses, there's a green lining: /via @worldgolf

Drought takes its toll, but at some San Antonio golf courses, there's a green lining By Mike Bailey , Senior Staff Writer View large image | More photos Willow Springs uses recycled water, making it easier to keep the fairways green during the recent drought. (Mike Bailey/TravelGolf) SAN ANTONIO -- The Texas drought has been devastating, and golf courses certainly haven't been immune to its effects. But it isn't as gloomy as one might think for golfers. In San Antonio -- which only had 5.6 inches of rain in 2011 before a late summer round of thunderstorms brought some temporary relief -- some golf courses are doing a little better than surviving. No doubt, rainwater is the best form of irrigation for any golf course, but those that can use recycled water have had a distinct advantage over golf courses that rely on well water or city water. Some courses also have rights to ...

Full article: http://www.worldgolf.com/features/san-antonio-texas-golf-...

Tweets

Cheap play: San Antonio's Northern Hills Golf Club offers great greens for ...: The rest of the course has a few...

Cheap play: San Antonio's Northern Hills Golf C...

worldgolf.com 30 Sep '11, 3pm

Mike Bailey is a senior staff writer based in the Houston area. Focusing primarily on golf in the United States, Canada, t...

GOLF.com Video Index:

golf.com 27 Sep '11, 8pm

Your Game: Control Your Ball Flight with Your Grip, by John Elliott, Jr. • Your Game: Find the Right Ball Position, by Pat...

Forex trading courses | Tan Kin Lian's Blog

tankinlian.blogspot.com 05 Oct '11, 12am

I have received a report that some people have paid several thousand dollars to attend a forex trading course on the expec...

Do whatever it takes

Do whatever it takes

daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 27 Sep '11, 5pm

Whatever It Takes is a unique charity artwork campaign launched by 21st Century Leaders Foundation to raise funds for key ...

Blogged with a guide to surviving Monday blues! ;p

Blogged with a guide to surviving Monday blues! ;p

joy-aholic.livejournal.com 26 Sep '11, 5pm

Here's how it looks on me if you wanna gauge the size of it! Its big enough for school (for me, at least) since I managed ...

PHOTOS: An airline DESTROYED Lee Janzen's golf ...

golfwrx.com 27 Sep '11, 6pm

We are completing server upgrades. The site will be back online as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience an...

Grim predictions say 9 more years of Texas drought possible ~ ~ #Eco #climatechange #drought #conservation #water

Grim predictions say 9 more years of Texas drou...

mnn.com 08 Oct '11, 1am

SAN ANTONIO - A devastating Texas drought that has browned city lawns and caused more than $5 billion in damages to the st...