Construction of artificial ponds
Construction of artificial ponds An artificial pond in the garden or at the dacha can serve as a landscape decorative element as well as for practical purposes, for example, used…

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Garden pond
Talk about ponds? Today, water bodies, by right, of course, have received the widest Meeting of errors spread in the garden landscape. Almost any gardener, who is at least a…

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reservoir

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

Fish ponds
An artificial reservoir designed for breeding fish must comply with very many standards necessary for its normal functioning, and accordingly, for the sustenance of fish, their growth and reproduction. An…

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Artificial Pond and Feng Shui
According to feng shui, a popular Eastern doctrine about the energy of the four elements, water is a symbol of wisdom, and the one who lives next to water fills…

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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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