The coastline of the reservoir.
  We make the coastline: pick up a few dozen stones of the same size and shape and lay them along the edge of the reservoir, like a string of…

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Reservoirs in landscape design
From the most ancient times, water was very important for people, as the source of all life on earth. Already in ancient times, people used artificial reservoirs for irrigation of…

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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

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