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The Frog Pond – Second year...

The frog pond is about 16 months old now and has been through two summers – and my conclusion is that it’s a success!

This spring it was filled with frog eggs and then tadpoles for what seemed like a long time! 630 more words

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The Lake District: "Wild swimming" adventures

As we were staying in Coniston for an extra week we decided to try and turn ourselves into wild swimmers.  Here how we got on… 1,031 more words

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Duckweed menace again 

After a year with hardly any duckweed (don’t ask me why) it’s back with a vengeance.

 There are 8 ducks apparently hoovering it up for hours every day, but neither they nor the grass carp, which also feed on duckweed, make much difference when there’s this much on the pond. 149 more words

Tackling duckweed menace - again 

After a year with hardly any duckweed (don’t ask me why) it’s back with a vengeance.

 There are 8 ducks apparently hoovering it up for hours every day, but neither they nor the grass carp, which also feed on duckweed, make much difference when there’s this much on the pond. 581 more words