Welcome to Fife Coast & Countryside Trust

The Fife Coast and Countryside Trust is an independent charity working with partners for a healthy environment that supports wellbeing and sustains the balance between people and nature.

Spread across more than 65 sites, FCCT maintains the Fife Coastal Path, Fife Pilgrim Way, the Lomond Hills Regional Park, local nature reserves, and award-winning beaches. The organisation has its headquarters at Harbourmaster’s House in Dysart where it manages a coastal visitor centre.

Mission Statement 

Connecting Environment and People 


We lead in the care of Fife’s outdoors. Working together with you, we create a healthier environment that supports wellbeing and sustains the balance between people and the natural world.


We rely on the support and generosity of the public to fund our vital project work which helps to conserve and enhance Fife’s great outdoors.

Latest News

Friday, May 17 May 2024

Eden Estuary Newsletter May 2024

Which species made a surprise visit and which was seen in whopping numbers? Read the..


FCCT offer a range of events, activities conservation activities, guided walks and family friendly events to encourage the younger generation to develop a love of the environment.


We’ve got you covered

This section includes an extensive range of downloadable resources, including themed walks
and information leaflets, which are sure to enhance any visit to Fife.


Do you have experience of working in grounds maintenance? Enjoy team work but also able to work independently? We're looking for a full-time maintenance operative to join our team. Just click on this link for all the details:
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There are lots of Damselflies around at Birnie and Gaddon Lochs near Collessie. Thanks to our countryside warden Pete for this striking picture.
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The Larick Centre, Tayport is the location of Katie Fowlie's drop-in workshops on 20 & 27 May and on 3 June. Process : Remembering Together FIFE is a series of free workshops where you can use sustainable and foraged materials to create art in a way to help process your experience of the pandemic. 

Please do pop in between 1.30pm and 2.30pm. Katie will be delighted to see you and to share her expertise with you.

Read Katie's blog to learn more about PROCESS. 

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John from our Conservation and Engagement team spotted this male chaffinch singing his wee heart out at Birnie and Gaddon Lochs near Collessie. 


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