Th search for abundant sources of irrigation water for
golf courses has led many superintendents to explore the use of effluent for
irrigation. But preparing an irrigation system for effluent can be a complicated
and expensive proposition. In this issue of GCM, Senior Staff Writer
Ostmeyer explores this process and presents a glimpse
at several courses that have successfully made the switch. The cover photo
features Montreaux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. Doug Heinrichs, a
15-year GCSAA member, is superintendent.