Monthly Archive: April 2017

Apr 20

Book Review by Return of the Native

The website called Return of the Native published a review of book.   Pavlis / Building Natural Ponds Building Natural Ponds: Create a Clean, Algae-free Pond without Pumps, Filters, or Chemicals, by Robert Pavlis (2017 – paperback, 161 pp, New Society Publishers, $24.99)I’ve been waiting for this book since we first dug my pond in 2005. …

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Apr 10

Hot off the Presses

Just got my copies of Building Natural Ponds and I am very happy with the way it looks. The cover came out great. Pre-orders from the publisher New Society Publishers, have been steady. Thanks to everyone who ordered early.

Apr 10

What is a Natural Pond?

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The term natural pond can be defined on several levels. On a very basic level, a natural pond is one that exists in nature – one that is not man-made. That is certainly a very good description, but natural ponds can also be man-made, in which case they exist without the use of pumps, filters …

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