The Essex Coast and Marshes (3) Location map
 
  Picture of the Essex Marshes at Mersea Island, Essex, England  

The Essex Marshes at Mersea Island.

This shows the marshes between Mersea Island and the mainland at high tide. Some of the submerged vegetation can be seen just poking up above the water.

 

 

 

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  Picture of the Essex Marshes, Mersea Island, Essex, England   The Essex Marshes at Mersea Island.

This view is from the same location as that above but at low tide. The extent of the vegetation, which is submerged in the picture above, can be clearly seen.

The main channel can be seen beyond the vegetation.

 

 

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There are more pictures of The Strood at Mersea Island on the Road Features page.