"I think the big pond was maybe about 3 1/2 feet...it was deeper, but I thought it was too deep so I filled it in. The falls are maybe a foot and a half deep. Thanks for your nice comment.
Gonna build one?
"Thanks Sheri~ The real challenge will be when they need to be replaced someday. We get a lot of snowfall and rain each season. Permafrost plays a big factor too. Alaska didn't have a Home Depot or Lowe's when these were put in. LOL., now…"
Hi... Thanks for the kind words. You have some beautiful pictures. Did you take the pictures of the birds? The landscaping has been an on going process... I believe we built the pond 10 years ago, and that's basically when it all got started. It's always a work in progress, and always changing!
"We had an inch of rain last night, so I just went out to check that my new orchids did not get too wet. They are up against the house under the eves, it did get in a bit but not enough to worry about."
"Vicky you might need a dog, the place has been empty for a while and sounds like some strange people are hanging around. Are their neighbors close by, I am a bit concerned for you on your own. But don,t want to put you off either, I think the move…"