According to Golf Datatech, golf rounds played in February were down 2.7 percent.
Among regions, New England, which has been battered by several snowstorms, was down 100 percent. Other declining regions included Mid
Atlantic, down 48.0 percent; South Atlantic, 12.8 percent; and South Central, down 8.1 percent.
The gaining regions included West North Central, up 63.3 percent, East North Central, 35.2 percent; Pacific, ahead 13.1 percent; and Mountain, up 5.9 percent.
The overall 2015 year-to-date rounds played is up 0.9 percent.
There were 2555 contributing golf courses used in this report.