Pictures that tell the story about lack of dredging

The Daily Mail’s article contains two revealing images about how lack of dredging of the River Parrett contributed the flooding of the Somerset levels.

They are an image of the River Parrett in 1960 at Burrowbridge, and a recent[2013] photo. If ever pictures prove a point, then this must surely be it [click to enlarge photos]

River Parrett at Burrowbridge in 1960s River Parrett at Burrowbridge in recent times

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