FEBRRUARY 13 UPDATE: The Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation has announced that the talk scheduled for Wednesday evening, February 13 at the Southampton Town Hall has been postponed due to the weather.

The Lake Huron Centre for Coastal Conservation (LHCCC) is hosting their second annual Coastal Speaker Series Wednesday, February 13 in Southampton.

In a February 6 media release, LHCCC is a non-government charitable organization established in 1998 with the goals of protecting and restoring Lake Huron’s coastal environment and supporting a healthy coastal ecosystem.

The February 13 event is part of a series designed to provide a fun and family friendly opportunity network, share and learn about the Lake Huron coastline and will cover diverse topics specific to Bruce County's unique coastal habitats as well as offer an opportunity to learn from expert speakers and hear an update on the Coastal Action Plan for Lake Huron.

The Speaker Series is free to attend and will take place at the Southampton Town Hall, 201 High Street, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Speakers include:

Sean Liipere, Bruce Peninsula National Park
Cast Away: Lake Huron's Islands

Natasha Akiwenzie, Bagida-waad Alliance
Winds of Change: Indigenous Fishers and Climate Change

Frank Burrows, Town of Saugeen Shores
Alvars of the Bruce Peninsula

Daniela Klicper, LHCCC
Step Into Action: Coastal Conservation

Funding for the Coastal Speaker Series was provided by the Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO). For more information visit


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