The photographs in this gallery are a small selection of the flora and fauna in and around the three beats at Martyr Worthy, selected from thousands of photographs taken since 2008.

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Selection:

Scorpion fly
Scorpion fly
View of the middle beat
View of the middle beat
Swans bathing above Martyr Worthy bridge
Swans bathing
Remnants of an otter kill
Otter kill
A colourful representative of the many varieties of resident slugs
A colourful slug
A female blue agrion damselfly at rest
A female damselfly
Speckled wood butterfly
Speckled wood butterfly
Bumble bee harvesting nectar from hemp agrimony
Bee on hemp agrimony
Water vegetation in chequerboard pattern ahead of planned cut
Water vegetation