Welcome to the website for the Pacific Coast Cichlid Association


Founded in August of 1980, the Pacific Coast Cichlid Association exists to meet the needs of the west coast cichlid hobbyist. By-Laws were constructed in 1983-1984 and the PCCA was incorporated as a non-profit corporation under the laws of the state of California on January 30, 1985. Since inception, the PCCA has grown rapidly from a local society of 20 members to one of national scope, with members all over the world.

News and Updates

August 12th, 2017
Chuck Rambo

Poor Man’s Collecting Trip

Chuck Rambo – Poor Man’s Collecting Trip

We are pleased to bring you our very own Chuck Rambo who will give his famous Poor Man’s Collecting Trip! You won’t want to miss this!

When you go fish collecting in a foreign country you encounter all kinds of costs and problems. Why not go somewhere in the US and get almost any fish you want without all the hassle and expense of traveling out of the country and you can get almost anything you want in Florida! Chucks program will tell you where to go, (In Florida) to collect tropical fish, have a great time and save money too!

We look forward to seeing you there!

Join us at Harry’s Hoffbrau, 390 Saratoga Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129.

Auction Form: MS Word | PDF

Membership Dues: PCCA Membership Form

Single One Year: Email $15 Two Years: Email $25
Family One Year: Email $20 Two Years: Email $35
Foreign One Year: Email $15

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