New Educational Bulletins Addressing Extreme Weather
Much of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast are feeling the effects of Hurricane Sandy's force. Do you have an emergency action plan in place at your facility for weather related events? Dr. Mike Goatley, with contributions from the STMA Information Outreach Committee, has written an article on how you can prepare for and recover from hurricanes at your facility. Click here for information on salt intrusion, debris accumulation, flooding, and field and facility preparation. Don't forget to read the STMA bulletin "Flooding on Sports Fields" for more in-depth information for how to deal with flood damage.
Although much of the Eastern Region is focused on hurricane recovery efforts, it is that time of year to start preparing for snow. Click here to read about safe and efficient snow removal from both natural grass and synthetic turf surfaces.