Somerset conservationists and farmers vent anger over flood recovery

Outlet: The Guardian

June 19, 2012

One of the UK’s most distinctive landscapes has been left devastated after it was engulfed by floodwater which was then left to stagnate for weeks. Environmentalists fear that flora and fauna on Curry Moor and Hay Moor on the Somerset Levels may take years to recover while farmers have suffered losses running into hundreds of thousands of pounds.