This is a climate change-themed mini golf course
Location: New York City
Each of the 18 holes at The Putting Green
showcases a climate change problem or solution
from topics of energy efficiency in buildings
to polar bear habitat loss
(SOUNDBITE) (English) LIAM EVANS, MINI GOLF PLAYER, SAYING:"Yes. I know about polar bears, but not climate change."(JOURNALIST ASKING OFF CAMERA) (English): "What do you know about polar bears?"(SOUNDBITE) (English) LIAM EVANS, MINI GOLF PLAYER, SAYING:"I know that they live in a cold place and it's kind of where Santa lives."
The mini golf course was built with environmentally responsible materials
such as used bottle caps and recycled turf
(SOUNDBITE) (English) MIKE LAMPARIELLO, DIRECTOR OF DOMINO PARK, SAYING:"Climate change and the environment are such important topics right now and important issues that faces all of us now and will face us in future generations. So by bringing the environmental issues to the forefront in a fun, playful way like mini golf, it really sparks the conversation and helps folks understand the scope of the issue."