Welcome to the American Cichlid Association
We are a group of cichlid hobbyists, organized as a 501c3 charitable organization. The main goals of the American Cichid Association established in our Mission Statement are:
To gather, organize, and disseminate knowledge of fish in the family Cichlidae;
To encourage and further the study and conservation of cichlids in their natural habitats, and in the hobby;
To encourage the study and preservation of cichlids by awarding grants for research and conservation;
To further the conservation of the natural habitat of cichlids;
To provide a means for individuals to acquire and distribute cichlids;
To promote fellowship amongst the members.
This page is the main source of all the information you need about the ACA, and includes the following documents:
Services provided by the ACA to members, clubs and researchers:
Our research fund: Guy Jordan Research Fund.