Fair a Far weir fish pass is part of RiverLife: Almond & Avon, a partnership project between the River Forth Fisheries Trust, The City of Edinburgh Council and West Lothian Council. The project aims to work at a catchment scale to improve both the River Almond & Avon for the benefit of wildlife and the communities along them.
RiverLife: Almond & Avon is funded by: Heritage Lottery Fund Scotland, The City of Edinburgh Council, West Lothian Council, The Scottish Government and SEPA. The Trust in conjunction with project partners City of Edinburgh Council are organising a small gathering to celebrate the opening of the Fair a Far weir fish pass. The event will take place on the 21st April 2018 at 11.30am next to the weir at the old mill building. All are welcome to come along and learn more about the project and we will have guest speakers, RiverLife stall, tea/coffee and home baking.