The second phase of dredging on the River Parrett has been completed. In the last three months 13,000 cubic metres have been removed.Read the full story ›
Check out this amazing footage showing a chance encounter with one of Britain's most beautiful - and normally shy - wild creatures.
It was captured by one of our own producers as she took a walk in the summer sunshine on the Somerset Levels.
Incredibly, after viewing it from afar the curious animal hopped up to do some investigation of its own, before making its way off into the distance.
The once-in-200-year Somerset floods forced a flock of cranes to spend more than two extra hours a day trying to find food.Read the full story ›
Unsure about what Flood Re is, or how it will work? Here's a fact sheet of all you need to know.Read the full story ›
Thousands of starlings formed the shape of a heart over the Somerset Levels in this picture sent to us by viewer Khi Deva.
Hundreds of natural dams are being built across the streams that flow down the hills above the Somerset Levels.Read the full story ›
Human-induced climate change increased the risk of severe storms like those that hit the South West, say scientists.Read the full story ›
The question of whether farmers should be compensated for holding water back to prevent flooding has been raised by West MP Neil Parish.Read the full story ›