2005 Pond Update

It's been 5 years now since the pond was built and it's still going strong.
Every summer we put a couple goldfish in the pond and 
winter them over inside in the aquarium. 
The birds love to bathe in the shallow waterfall. 
Squirrels and chipmunks take a drink when they get thirsty and 
occasionally a frog or two stop by for a dip.


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Just mulched!
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Guardian Pond Angel



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Water Lettuce
floating tropical plant starves out algae by removing rich nutrients from water

Pond Plants


Water Hyacinth
algae reducing plants, just let float in the sunlight



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