Government & Environment Relations

Contact PAGCS Government and Environment Relations Chairman Mike Mulhare if you have any questions.

PA BMP Project: Current Update

Pennsylvania’s new BMP development project, two years in the making, reached its critical final stages with the official publication of the statewide BMP document [Click Here]. The state’s latest Best Management Practices project takes its impetus from the GCSAA initiative to provide BMPs for all 50 states. The original PA state BMP was created in the mid-2000s. Click here for more.

National Golf Day

National Golf Day is the pinnacle event of the year for WE ARE GOLF. Going on it’s 8th year, it was held on May 6, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

First Green Program

First Green is the only STEM education and environmental outreach program in the United States and Canada that uses golf courses as learning labs.

First Green, a Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) program, pairs golf courses with local schools for unique Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) learning opportunities.