CROSSVILLE, TN – The Bear Trace Golf Course at Cumberland Mountain State Park has achieved designation as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary" through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, an Audubon International program. Tim Brock, Golf Course Superintendent and Ed Brown, Greenskeeper, have led the effort to obtain sanctuary status on this course and is being recognized for Environmental Stewardship by Audubon International. The Bear Trace at Cumberland Mountain is the 12th course in Tennessee and the 805thin the world to receive the honor. The Bear Trace at Cumberland Mountain joins Paris Landing, Bear Trace at Harrison Bay, Fall Creek Falls and Warriors Path as Tennessee Golf Trail courses to gain Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary status.
For more information on the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program visit www.auduboninternational.org