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ponddigger
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 8:47 pm    Post subject: natural pond Reply with quote

hi, looking at a natural pond today,the stream has stopped flowing and is very overgrowingwith weeds ect.they done something to the stream when they drained the field 2 years ago Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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ponddigger
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:59 pm    Post subject: natural pond Reply with quote

hi ,the owners have a mini digger hired for next monday ,see what we can do with the pond and stream them Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 9:43 am    Post subject: natural pond Reply with quote

hi ,i am going to use the wet well system to get the stream up and running Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 3:52 pm    Post subject: natutal pond Reply with quote

hi this is my diy wet well system to fix the stream Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 21, 2011 6:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

What about a picture of the barrel on its side with the hose on the right, and then you could take a picture of the barrel on its other side with the hose on the left.
You could even take a picture of the barrel with no pump, that would be exiting.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 28, 2011 5:03 pm    Post subject: natural pond Reply with quote

hi back working pond Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 9:04 pm    Post subject: natural pond Reply with quote

hi ,cleaned out pond with mini digger.put some big stones into pond,all up and running :Dponddigger Very Happy


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PostPosted: Sat Oct 08, 2011 1:54 pm    Post subject: pond Reply with quote

hi ,back working at pond.the wildlife officer got j and m to build a lower pond and a hibernaculum for pond wild life Very Happy ponddigger Very Happy


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