River Watch is an important conservation program of waterway monitoring where we report any suspect activities or environmental concerns to government agencies.

Ice-Fishing Derby held each February is fun for the whole family. 


A volunteer organization dedicated to protecting and conserving the waterways of Pictou County, Nova Scotia through hands-on projects and education.​

Fish Habitat Restoration projects keep our waterways healthy and productive for our native fish species.



Welcome to the

Pictou County Rivers Association

​The Fish Friends program helps school children learn about the life-cycle of Atlantic Salmon and Trout in our local rivers.

We participate in the government sponsored Community Aquatic Monitoring Program to aid research initiatives related to our coastal waters.

Some of the regular things we do...

Position is open to applicants aged 15-30 attending High School, College or University in the fall 2017 and eligible to work in Canada. Previous experience working outdoors or an enjoyment of the outdoors is an asset.  Applicants should indicate the earliest date available to start work and provide supporting documents such as CV and cover letter. Email application to pcra92@gmail.com .

Work For Pictou County Rivers Association Summer 2017

Position: Conservation Technician
Location: Pictou County, NS

Application Deadline: June 11, 2017

Application Form: PDF ,  DOCX


Our Supporters

pictoucountyrivers.com
Children's Fisharama held annually in June is a great way to introduce kids to fishing!

Monthly Membership Meeting

6:30PM - 2nd Tuesday each month.

Westville Library, Westville NS

Join today - new members always welcome!