Leaking Ponds, Pigs, and Sheep Feet

A leaky pond can be frustrating, and while good construction is the best way to avoid this problem, there are some solutions for fixing your pond when it does spring a leak.

Beautiful Creeping Cattails

Cattails are a common, native plant on the margins of ponds. Take time to manage them to keep them enjoyable.

Two Effective Tools for Pond Management and a Healthy Pond

Keeping your pond healthy and its inhabitant healthy can be a challenge, but knowing the basic steps to a healthy ecosystem can keep the pond alive for years, even reverse the aging process. Let’s look at two highly recommended tools for pond maintenance, aeration and beneficial pond bacteria.

Safely Cut Pond Ice

Maintaining access to a water source is one of the most important winter-time chores.

Aboveground vs. Belowground Ponds Overview

Learn the parts of a pond’s watershed and the differences between aboveground and belowground ponds to determine which pond type is the best for your property.

Pond and People Management

Managing expectations and learning more about your pond or lake are key in being satisfied with the benefits of having a natural body of water on your property.

Make Your Pond Happy

Ponds serve many purposes that add an economic or recreational value to the landowner. If you own a pond or want to, read The Pond Guidebook to learn how to maintain or construct one.