Bentonite is typically purchased in pound bags. We are constantly adding new specials to our site. Puddling a pond on freezing cold days actually has some appeal compared to depression lol. Hi Chris, it depends on which products. If your garden soil is loamy or even sandy you can still build a clay lined pond. I do have an aerator, but it is regulated to minimum to avoid turbulation and the pond does not collect rain run off.
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Donate Advanced Search. You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot create polls in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum. Alum will indeed cause stirred up mud to resettle rapidly, yet unless you added Bluegill, Pumpkinseed or another more prolific fish to feed your Bass, I'd bet your catfish are the source of the looser, fluffy pond bottom. Depth in the center is ft. Tang, , Comprehensive fishfarm development training course 4th session.
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As the pond fills, neighboring loose dirt washes downward, eroding shorelines, and pitching fine particles into silt bars and banks, deposited near inflow areas. It tends to stay full most of the year. Soft, gooey, mucky black pond bottom stuff oozing between toes, staining shoes past ankles. Water seepage will be greater from a new pond when it is filled for the first time. Now, how do you actually do it?
Back to the original problem There is nothing like owning one of these ponds. Like put it on just enough of a slant that it would drain with a hose attached to the side at the bottom? Well drillers use bentonite. I'll go for it I think and see what I end up with.
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