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Tweed Foundation

For the good of the river

The Tweed Foundation is a charitable trust working to protect, improve and enhance the stocks of all native freshwater fish species within the River Tweed system. We are at the forefront in bringing a professional, scientific approach to fisheries management and are engaged in an extensive programme of biological monitoring and habitat enhancement with the aim of protecting the Tweed’s valuable fish stocks and maximising the river’s natural productivity.


Current News


Vacancy - Biologist/Operations Team Leader

19th Nov 21

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Biologist Operations Team Leader for the Tweed Foundation (TF), based in The Scottish Borders, South Scotland.

Vacancy - Biologist

19th Nov 21

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Biologist for the Tweed Foundation (TF), based in The Scottish Borders, South Scotland.

The River - Oct 21

30th Jul 21

The River - Issue Oct 2021 is now available.  This issue looks at how the fish counters work as fish spread throughout the catchment, and also provides updates on our adult sampling, floy tag detections and recent fish rescue work carried out.



Map of the Tweed and Eye Catchments



Support Us

The work being carried out on the river by the Tweed Foundation is essential in monitoring the health of the river and its fish stocks.  As a charitable trust, much of our work depends on external funding and we are always incredibly grateful for any kind of support received.


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