Links Management

The preservation of traditional links conditions is of paramount importance to the Links Manager and his team which aims to: 

The site at Royal County Down covers 320 acres but only 17% is intensively managed and the rest remains in a near-natural state. Within the managed areas the club has pursued several specific policies that have had significant positive effects: 

Links Policy establises continuity between succeeding Green Committees, Club Captains and Linsk Managers so that the club’s strict links maintenance programme and objectives can be preserved. This document is reviewed annually to incorporate new research and knowledge. 


To read about the Wildlife and Habitat Conservation at The Royal County Down Golf Club, please click the link to download the following PDF:

PDF Guide to Wildlife and Habitat Conservation