Tavy Operational Catchment

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There are 5 water bodies in this operational catchment.

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    The River Tavy rises on Dartmoor near Fur Tor. It flows west then south west, joined by numerous moorland streams before entering the steep sided Tavy Cleave. Below Tavistock, the river flows through a wooded valley before reaching the estuary at Lopwell.

    Photograph of Denham Bridge on the River Tavy