What is a waterfall
"A waterfall is a drop in water in a river from a ledge crossing a river bed. Unlike river rapids, a sharp drop in the height of the river bottom…

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Horstail Falls
Yosemite National Park of the United States is famous for its natural landscapes, among which the Horstayl Waterfall is particularly notable, which means “Horsetail” in Russian. The only waterfall in…

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Making the bottom of the reservoir

 

The first stage in the construction of any decorative pond – marking outlines and digging the pit. Of course, if we plan a reservoir in a landscape style, it is desirable that its outlines be wrong, unconstrained. It is best to define the boundaries in advance.
And now we take a shovel and dig a pit with steep walls, uniform over the entire area.
This is the first and very important mistake of many. The final result at best will resemble a bath or a pool, but not a natural pond. Remember the natural reservoirs (after all, we take them as a sample): it is very rare to find a lake in nature with sheer cliffs on all sides (except for mountain lakes, but they also require an appropriate environment). As a rule, in natural water bodies with stagnant water, the depth increases gradually from shallow water. Continue reading

Artificial pond. The choice of style.
If you are planning an artificial pond for a garden in the French style, then it must be very strict - this type does not allow free lines and the…

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Reservoirs and their history
Now an artificial reservoir, a decorative pond on a private plot is a common phenomenon, but once it was a rarity and the privilege of very wealthy people. Decorative ponds,…

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Artificial ponds
Artificial pond in the park, in the garden, near the country house, in the country, brings a sense of harmony, calm and balance to our full dynamic life. Recently in…

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Alibek waterfall
Alibek waterfall - one of the largest and most spectacular waterfalls in Dombay, located in Karachay-Cherkessia (Russia). The height of the waterfall is more than 25 meters. The waterfall is…

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