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!*#$ing Heron ! by Martin Harran
Have my pond eight years, gradually built up to 24 fish - including 6 of original fish I put in when I first built it - and a !*#$ing Heron cleaned it out last week :( Anyway, I've had a problem with murky water last few years, all tests showing it ok* and no problem with sick or dying fish,...
July 22nd 07 08:43 AM
by adavisus Go to last post
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"attaching" plants to side of pond by k conover
I have a pond with very narrow shelves that seem to slant down towards the pond, so I have a very hard time keeping plants on the shelf (I've kept a few there by putting a heavy rock in the pot on the higher part of the shelf next to the pond wall). I've now got a couple of larger plants I want...
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August 13th 04 06:23 AM
by jammer Go to last post
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"Ballooning" goldfish!!! by Mick709
Howdy all! I have a goldfish in my horse trough that is a total puzzlement! I just buy 15 cent feeder fish and plop 'em in the first of the season and if the live then dandy but if they die I dont mind. SO, I put one in about 3 months ago and it just doing fine BUT the thing looks like a football...
July 31st 03 05:48 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"Bomb the pond" in pictures by Theo van Daele
Hey folks, I ment to post this link before but then forgot. On this page you get a report with lots of pictures as how it can look like when doing a PP treatment. It may be of some help for people wanting or needing to do this treatment for the first time. I know I always shied away, but this...
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November 3rd 03 04:37 AM
by BenignVanilla Go to last post
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"Dancing Fountain"? by [email protected]
Hi Group, Forgive me if I'm in the wrong place, but you guys seem to know what you're talking about. Please point me in the right direction if you have any clue what I'm talking about. I would like to build (or attempt to build) a water fountain that squirts jets of water (continuously or in...
June 30th 05 02:27 AM
by Courageous Go to last post
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"Finding peace in the water garden" by Mike
Finding peace in the water garden Life: Gardening with water can bring an added element to an outdoor setting. From birdbaths and small fountains to waterfalls, ponds and streams, water can give extra sparkle to any yard. It also helps create a peaceful...
August 21st 03 12:48 AM
by Anne Lurie Go to last post
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"Gin Clear" water by Barry
I saw a pond this weekend that had to be the most beautiful manmade pond I've ever seen. The pond had two wells. One well fed clear water in and the other allowed it to drain out. Constant fresh water. No filters just clear circulating 73 degree water. The pond was about 40' long with varying...
October 14th 03 02:06 PM
by Barry Go to last post
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"gravity vs pump" flow rates by Nathan A. Smith
Hi, Hopefully this is a simple question -- how does the flow rate between something flowing just from gravity compare to say a 500 gph pump? Assuming the same tube size. The reason I ask is I have a veggie filter that is having water feed to it from a pump and water is returned to the pond via...
August 9th 04 01:01 AM
by Nathan A. Smith Go to last post
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"Interpet" Pond Test Kit...HELP!! by Brendan DJ Murphy
I have an Interpet Pond-test kit which tests for PH, Ammonia, Nitrate and Nitrite levels. I have the 4 test-tubes, a supply of tablets and even the colour-chart! (The kit comes in a green box) One vital important component, which I have misplaced, is the instructions! Could somebody PLEASE help.
August 27th 04 07:28 PM
by Brendan DJ Murphy Go to last post
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"KOI" vs. "Wakins" by Jerry G
Does anyone here raise "Wakins"? I had never heard of them before playing on the net today....really cool looking fish. Wondering if they are as friendly as KOI? Other differences (besides price) between KOI and Wakins?
August 9th 04 04:56 AM
by ~ jan JJsPond.us Go to last post
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"Shark" Algae Eater? by stricks760
My local Koi ranch mentioned in their newsletter that they have some kind of a 'shark' that eats gunk off the bottom of the pond. Anyone know what this could be, and if I should investigate further, or avoid it? Thanks!
February 2nd 04 09:49 PM
by Hank Go to last post
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March 31st 06 03:37 PM
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March 31st 06 03:12 PM
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"Dragonfly" behaviour by Broadback
I'm,sure the proper name is not dragonfly, but that is what I called them as a child, anyway they are insects about 8cm/3inch long, with double wings found around water, good at hovering. Just visited my month old pond and found a pair, one blue one brown linked in tandem flying over the water in...
October 17th 05 05:27 PM
by San Diego Joe Go to last post
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'baby' out with the bathwater?? by *muffin*
ok, I started clearing out the excess *STUFF* from my pond this weekend (the water hyacinth & lettuce) before it go too cold & would take me forever to do this in COLD water. I 'tried' to be careful, scooping the stuff off the top & tossing it in a wheelbarrel,, checking it every now & then,, but I...
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September 13th 03 04:54 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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'disappearing' frogs? - well, DUH?!?!?!?!?! by Ka30P
Sometimes you just want to SCREAM! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ kathy :-) A HREF="http://www.onceuponapond.com/"Once upon a pond/A
May 13th 04 11:26 PM
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'Frankenfish' Caught in Great Lakes by Benign Vanilla
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The dreaded Northern Snakehead, a voracious predator dubbed the "Frankenfish" that can breathe out of water and wriggle across land, has invaded the Great Lakes, authorities said on Friday. http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nm/environment_snakehead_dc - or...
October 18th 04 06:56 PM
by Derek Broughton Go to last post
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