Yahoo! Sports: Strange weather means this year’s Masters will look very different

Thanks to the unseasonably warm and cold weather Augusta experienced earlier this year, the Masters is going to look different with many the popular Springtime plants missing from the golf course. Dr. Charlotte Christy, an associate professor of Biology in the College of the Science and Mathematics,  spoke with Yahoo! Sports about the challenges the Augusta National’s horticulturists are facing this year.

Yahoo! Sports: Augusta without azaleas? Strange weather means this year’s Masters will look very different

April 5, 2017

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