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The Fleet Lagoon

England’s largest lagoon, the Fleet reaches from Ferry Bridge to Abbotsbury, home of the famous Abbotsbury Swannery. Huge numbers of birds flock to its protected waters for shelter and to feed on and in the extensive seagrass beds throughout much of its length.

Home to many rare species, the Fleet is highly protected owing to many of its unique features. Careful management however allows visitors to enjoy the many wildlife spectacles the Fleet has to offer and enables several low-impact fisheries to operate.