• Callippe Preserve Golf Course in Pleasanton Awarded Audubon Recertification Through 2026

Pleasanton, CA – Callippe Preserve Golf Course, a premier golfing destination in Pleasanton managed by CourseCo, Inc, has achieved Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary recertification, affirming its commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability. The Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program recognizes golf courses that demonstrate exceptional dedication to environmental preservation, habitat enhancement, and the protection of natural resources.

The prestigious recertification, approved through 2026, highlights Callippe Preserve Golf Course's ongoing efforts to minimize its environmental footprint, create and enhance wildlife habitats, and uphold environmental quality standards. The commendable achievement underscores the golf course's dedication to maintaining a harmonious balance between the sport of golf and the surrounding ecosystem.

Gary Ingram, Director of Environmental Management, expressed his deep admiration for Callippe Preserve Golf Course's commitment to environmental excellence. "We are truly impressed with Callippe Preserve Golf Course's unwavering dedication to environmental responsibility," said Gary. "Their commitment to maintaining a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary showcases their leadership in promoting sustainable practices within the golfing industry. It's a testament to their passion for both the game and the environment."

Through careful planning and execution, the golf course has become a model for others, demonstrating that it is possible to integrate the love of golf with a genuine commitment to environmental preservation. "We deeply appreciate the acknowledgment of our ongoing efforts to create a golfing experience that not only satisfies avid golfers but also ensures the protection and enhancement of our natural surroundings," said Eric Thompson, General Manager at Callippe Preserve Golf Course. "This recertification reflects our team's dedication and the importance we place on responsible environmental practices."

Callippe Preserve Golf Course encourages golf enthusiasts and the community at large to join them in celebrating this significant achievement, showcasing that environmental sustainability and a superb golfing experience can go hand in hand.

The Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses, endorsed by the United States Golf Association, provides information and guidance to help courses preserve and enhance wildlife habitat, and protect natural resources. Golf courses in the United States, Australia, Canada, Central America, Europe, and Southeast Asia have also achieved certification in the program. Audubon certified courses in the San Francisco Bay area also include: Crystal Springs Golf Club in Burlingame, Presidio Golf Course in San Francisco, and Silver Creek Valley Country Club, also in San Jose.

In addition to golf courses, the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary System also provides programs for schools, individuals, and businesses. For more information, contact Audubon International, 46 Rarick Rd., Selkirk, NY 12158, USA, (518) 767-9051, e-mail them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or visit their website at www.audubonintl.org.