FOCA 2018 Fall Seminar for Lake Associations

The 2018 FOCA Fall Seminar for Lake Associations was held on October 27, 2018.


Join us for important waterfront updates, inspiring stories and group discussions about rural resiliency. Connect with your association peers from across Ontario.

FEATURE TALK: Extreme weather and risks to shoreline infrastructure,” by Dan Sandink, Director of Research, Canadian Institute of Catastrophic Loss Reduction.


  • Septic Inspection best practices across Ontario – program update from FOCA
  • Lake Partner Program: water sampling update; trends in the data; what’s next?
  • Creating resilient shorelines: what to do on your own property – from Kawartha Conservation
  • DISCUSSION SESSION: share your extreme weather experiences, and get preparedness tips from your lake association peers!

Click here to download a printable copy of the Event Poster. (PDF, 1 page)

Top Reasons to Attend a FOCA Event:

• To get ideas about association best practices
• To network with other lake association peers and partners
• To learn about current issues and emerging priorities
• To collect materials and resources for your association

“This is a must-attend event … Great ideas on membership, activities, etc. Wonderful networking.”past FOCA Fall Seminar event attendee


FOCA AGM networking93% of attendees surveyed rated last year’s event as VERY GOOD or EXCELLENT.


Michelle LewinFOCA 2018 Fall Seminar for Lake Associations