Fair a Far Weir Fish Pass Opening Ceremony

Fair a Far Weir Fish Pass Opening Ceremony

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 3rd March 2018 at 11.30am next to the weir at the old mill building....
Kirkton weir – a mapped history

Kirkton weir – a mapped history

Kirkton weir was constructed in the mid-19th century to provide water to Livingston Mill – now Almond Valley Heritage Centre. The structure diverted some of the water down a lade to the mill ponds. A series of sluices were then used to control the speed of a 4.9 metre...

Fair-a-Far fish pass construction (update)

[fullwidth_text alt_background=”none” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] The temporary dam above the works site at Fair-a-Far was washed away in a high water event a couple weeks ago.  This resulted in the flooding of the...

Brash Bank Protection on the Killandean burn

[spb_text_block pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Gareth Pedley, a conservation officer for the Wild Trout Trust, visited us on Saturday to run a brash banking workshop on...

Volunteering at Killandean

[spb_text_block pb_margin_bottom=”no” pb_border_bottom=”no” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] Volunteers have been making a huge difference to paths and steps around the Killandean Greenway making access around the...