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Old 09-18-2010, 09:46 AM   #46
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how much of your water gets evaporated over a week?
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Old 09-20-2010, 09:04 AM   #47
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how much of your water gets evaporated over a week?
I have no idea to be honest. Both ponds are connected to a water source, so when the float is low, water is added.

Sometimes the float in the turtle pond gets jammed, causing it to not release water when the water level is low... leading to the water level dropping a good 3-4 inches over the period of a few days.
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Old 11-10-2010, 04:04 AM   #48
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How about some update pics Phillip?
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Old 03-21-2011, 06:23 AM   #49
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I just posted on your pond with koi thread (NOT A REAL KOI POND! kidding of course), now I am asking you to update this one too. Pretty please?
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Old 04-06-2011, 05:37 PM   #50
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Update?!?!?!?!?!
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Old 05-06-2011, 06:03 AM   #51
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thats not a real turtle pond!!!!!!!, REAL TURTLE PONDS DONT HAVE ROCKS AND PLANTS!!!!!!!!!! lol
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Old 05-14-2011, 03:50 PM   #52
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Update???
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Old 08-24-2011, 03:52 PM   #53
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I would think it's so hot and dry out there a shade tree of some sort would help greatly.
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Old 09-23-2011, 09:43 PM   #54
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Twist neck? I had an african side neck for a few days, but he disappeared one day and i never saw him again. o_o His name was fudge.

I haven't taken pictures of the ponds in a while, so i'll make sure to do that tomorrow!

They burrow :-)
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Old 11-29-2011, 06:36 AM   #55
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I hear you have to get rid of them......
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Old 11-29-2011, 06:40 AM   #56
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Unfortunately so... The pump is broken, and a major section of the plumbing needs to be repaired, which would all cost several hundred dollars. Unfortunately we don't have the money to make all of these repairs so I'm looking for a new home for the turtles, and the pond is coming down. It's sad but my parents warned me that I'd have to re-home them before I went off to college anyway, so I figured this would be a good opportunity to find them a good home.
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