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Birch Bark to seal ponds?


Joined: Jan 03, 2011
Posts: 4
I was wondering if anyone has used birch bark to seal a pond?

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Joined: Dec 27, 2010
Posts: 15
Location: Inland North Atlantic
I haven't done it but it makes sense as birch bark is well proven to hold water. Pine tar to seal the laps and ....Bob's your uncle!

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Joined: May 02, 2010
Posts: 1206
Location: Alaska
That sounds like far far too much work.
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