DELHI-- The College Golf Course at Delhi has been recognized as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary" by the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International initiative.

The College Golf Course was first recognized for its environmental stewardship by Audubon International in 2001 and is one of 34 courses in New York State and 982 courses in the world to receive this honor.

To reach certification, a golf course must demonstrate that it is maintaining a high degree of environmental quality in a number of areas, such as: environmental planning; wildlife and habitat management; outreach and education; chemical use reduction and safety; water conservation; and water quality management.

The College Golf Course at Delhi is an 18-hole public course located on Scotch Mountain Road in Delhi that also serves as an educational lab for the college's two-year and four-year programs in Golf/Turf Management.