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Hello?? by Wilmdale
Anybody still here??? I and finally see down a couple of feet! YEA!! :-) . Just about done plumbing for the external pumps. Will post the pics when I get them done. Sure is nice to REALLY be able to see the fish! Have a great Saturday all! W. Dale
June 12th 05 01:57 PM
by Wilmdale Go to last post
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High PH - But Why by [email protected]
I have had one of the premoulded ponds for approx 3 years now. It is part of the day in the sun and part in the shade. It has some edging pavers round the top and runs through an ordinary filter. It has always suffered from quite a high PH, but this year it is exceptional, so much so that some of...
June 10th 05 03:46 PM
by Two and a Half Go to last post
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Lots of Newbee Questions by Banks2070
Hi all, I'm in Columbus Ohio and have been reading quite a bit about ponds. I just dug and filled my first pond...it's about 600 gallons I'm guessing. I'm still debating some things and hope you can help: 1. It's in shade for the most part but does get some sun through the trees in the AM. With...
June 5th 05 06:29 PM
by Bev Go to last post
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Canadian tarp/liner company by Bev
Just thought I would post the address for Canadian folks of a company that sells tarps/liner. It is poly ethylene liner and comes in a variety of thickness' and starts at .16 per sq.foot. I have had this time of liner for many many years as when I started ponding it was the only type...
June 2nd 05 01:10 PM
by Bev Go to last post
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pond newbie - pond in the shade? by John D. Goulden
alt.garden.pond.chat is the only pond group I can find my news server, so I'm going to xpost this to alt.garden.pond.chat and my usual "home" group rec.aquaria.freshwater.goldfish hoping to get some good advice from both places... Our lovely new home has a 5 x 8 nook in the back that just begs for...
June 1st 05 04:12 PM
by Kathy Go to last post
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Solar Pump by Hugh Palmer
We just bought a house with a pond, never used by the previous owners. We're thinking of going with a solar pump. We're in southern California, so the solar shouldn't be a problem, anyone know about the pump? Thanks Hugh
May 30th 05 07:00 PM
by Hugh Palmer Go to last post
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new here by Bev England
Hi, I am new here and new to News Groups so please be patient haha. I have been ponding for about 16 yrs now. We have two ponds. The upper one is about 10x8x2 feet and is for plants, frogs and tadpoles, it leads into a bog which then leads into a stream and it leads into our larger pond 18'x14'x5'...
May 30th 05 01:07 PM
by Bev Go to last post
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Pleco's by fishie
Hi! I'm new to this group, so I don't really know what to expect. The main reason I'm writing is I have what may seem like a really dumb question. I have an outside pond, the generic WalMart variety that's aobut 60 gallons. It has live plants, waterfall, the obligitory spitting frog, 10...
May 28th 05 02:56 AM
by Glenn S. Go to last post
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Blanket weed by Jon
Has any one got one of the new Oasis I-tronic banket weed control thing, as interested to see if they work befor shelling out the cash!! Many thanks Jon
May 27th 05 07:38 PM
by Cryptograman Go to last post
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slave boy offer by joe
Male slave Fully shaved, naked and collared by you, wants to serve as your group slave. Joe Slave
May 27th 05 04:12 PM
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Shovelnose Sturgeon & Koi by Pet @ www.gymratz.co.uk
Hi All. We have been offered a 2' (approx) Sturgeon as it's outgrown current owners pond - We have plenty of room in our pond about 8' x 5' (approx) currently with 6 x 8" - 10" koi, a couple of small tench and a couple of small rudd + assorted "tiddles" mostly rudd offspring I would guess. Anyway,...
May 27th 05 04:11 PM
by Pet @ www.gymratz.co.uk Go to last post
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Herons by TOM
How to stop the herons fishing. What about a scarecrow. I have just made one today, (it looks a bit like the wife) and I am waiting to see what happens. Wish me luck. Tom..... Well here I am , over a week later and it seems to have worked so far. I am going to build a new one so that i can move...
May 26th 05 09:44 PM
by TOM Go to last post
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Biological filter cleaning by david williams
Hi, My bilogocal filter seems to soon fill up with a greeny brown muddy sludge. Should I clean it or will cleaning it destroy the bacteria I'm trying to encourage?
May 21st 05 01:40 PM
by Wilmdale Go to last post
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sick fish by Rick
My pond is about 1200gal or should I say two ponds that are connected. Only the bottom pond has fish, six gold fish and three Koi. I recently noticed one of my gold fish turning from its usual gold orange color to yellow. It is turning yellow from its head to its top fin on its spine. Also it...
May 18th 05 11:57 PM
by San Diego Joe Go to last post
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Sick fish by Rick
My pond is about 1200gal or should I say two ponds that are connected. Only the bottom pond has fish, six gold fish and three Koi. I recently noticed one of my gold fish turning from its usual gold orange color to yellow. It is turning yellow from its head to its top fin on its spine. Also it...
May 17th 05 04:31 AM
by Rick Go to last post
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Algae growing on Golden Orf by John Patmore
Hi all, Has anyone ever heard of algae growing on a fish? I've put three pictures on my webspace of one of my Golden Orfs with just this problem down both sides of the fish, and the fins. Any assistance in getting rid of this or at least controlling it would be much...
May 14th 05 10:05 PM
by John Patmore Go to last post
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pump suggestions by john huddleston
Today I have started building my second pond. old pond was 5`*2`*2` New pond is going to be 8`*6`*4` Anyways, I`m doing a homemade filter consisting of settlement tank, foam and plant filter boxes but I need a pump. I have a relative who works at hozelock who can get me a good discount. I`m...
May 3rd 05 09:15 PM
by MikeB Go to last post
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Need Help by Steve
We bought a 165 gal pond from Lowe's to upgrade from our 90 gallon pond. I didn't realize at the time we have a "drainage lip" on one side that goes down about two inches. This feature will not allow us to fill our pond close to the rim. What Id like to do is somehow put some liner or...
May 3rd 05 07:21 PM
by Two and a Half Go to last post
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barley in pond by Karen Schuh
And how often do you change this barley concoction? Karen @)--------
May 1st 05 11:01 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Good deal on seeds by Nate
From one gardener to another. I found a really good deal on some seeds and I am sharing the good fortune. I have an assortment of vegetable and flower seeds. You can choose from 10 packs of flower seeds or 10 packs of vegetable seeds. The vegetable seeds include: Kale, Mustard, Collards, Yellow...
April 26th 05 09:37 PM
by Nate Go to last post
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