Water lillies in the reach immediately above the former Fletching lock


Dense bankside vegetation without shading along the reach


Fisherman on the reach


Swan, typical of this reach (and not seen in the incised channels of upstream sections of the river)


Ox-bow in the water meadows adjacent the river. Water level is the same as river level


Ox-bow, swan and cow


Bullrushes, another plant not seen in incised channels


Typical bankside reeds, giving plenty of cover for birds


Waterlogged tributary. In this state only because the river is retained at Fletching Mill


Heron on the river bank


More abundant bankside vegetation in this wide, slow-moving reach


Deer two hundred yards from the river


Cattle next to the reach


Bull next to ox-bow