wayne fajkus wrote:Zachs opinion was get the plantings in the pond this year and not introduce fish til next year. This wait will result in 5x healthier fish and plants.
wayne fajkus wrote:
Water is flowing out past overflow. Will see how long this lasts, if it continues through rainless summer months. My mind probably thought the water would go around the keyed dam underground. Its cool seeing it go above ground. Maybe both are happening?
wayne fajkus wrote:I noticed that the diverted water coming down terrace is equal to the amount of water coming from the natural flow that was originally feeding the ravine. We ended up doubling the amount of water going into the pond. The doubling was not needed, but it redirected water that was flooding the shop.
Since the water is not needed, i am wondering about adding dams to the terrace. Whether it be rocks(gabion) or some other form. Dam it so it infiltrates the ground. Limit what goes into pond......