The Cromarty Firth Fishery Trust is a registered charity (SCO29221) which was established in 1999.
The principal objects of the trust are the promotion and undertaking of research into a study of the fresh water fishery resources (including salmon and sea trout) and associated habitat in the area of the Cromarty Firth (extending from Tarbat Ness in the North to the South Soutar in the South) and covering the catchment area of all rivers flowing into the Firth and for the benefit of all persons interested in such fishery resources. In addition its object is to advance education of all persons interested in such fishery resources and associated habitats by raising their awareness and understanding of the importance of such fishery resources, habitats and their conservation and in addition such other purposes as are recognised by Law as exclusively charitable within the meaning of the Income Corporation Taxes Act 1988 or any Act amending or replacing the same relating to conservation and management of fishery resources, water, water quality and environmental conservation as the trustees may from time to time in their sole discretion.
Examples of recent projects can be seen via the links below:
Cromarty Firth Fishery Trust Trustees
Dr. A. Stephen (Chairman)
Prof. A. Easton
Mr A. Matheson
Mr O. McLennan
Mr R. Munro Ferguson
The Earl of Aylesford
Mr D. Smith
Mrs C. Pirie