Archive | March 2008
Winter is a time when the pond is pretty quiet. The fish are at the deepest end with almost no activity, at times under 4 or 5 inches of ice. The frogs and turtles are hibernating, waiting for the return of warm weather. The waterfall can still bring something to enjoy. On a bright day, when the snow isn’t blowing, it’s still nice to listen to the sounds and watch the crystals form around the splashing water. Here is a video to share with you what I get to see whenever I want. Maybe you should think about adding a pond to your landscape. They are a little work, but add so much beauty and tranquility to any yard.
Here are videos of the Western Painted Turtles hatched fall of 2007: