Swirling Currents amid Dynamic Coastal Change

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2019

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm (doors open at 6 pm, cash bar) 

Speaker: Sandy Macfarlane, Author; owner and program development director, Coastal Resource Specialists

Location: Orleans Yacht Club, 39 Cove Rd, Orleans, MA 02653

Details: Whales closer to demise; sharks chasing seals chasing fish; turtles stranding; fisheries
reeling; shellfish aquaculture expanding rapidly; the Gulf of Maine heating up and the
Gulf Stream slowing down—all these things are taking place in the context of dynamic
coastal change. With an engaging mix of personal accounts and scientific investigation
that entertains as well as informs, Sandy Macfarlane probes the stories behind the


Directions: From the intersection of Rt. 28 and Main Street in Orleans, head north on Rt. 28 for 0.2 miles, and take a right on Cove Road. The Orleans Yacht Club is at the end of the road on your right.