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    How can I protect my pond?

    Gardeners

    What can be done to protect a pond that is on a site where development may occur? Can an application be made to prevent such works going ahead? How does this work in a legal sense?

    Asked by Robert on 9th Mar 2022
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    Lura construction

    "Mesh/grill covers must be able to support a child’s weight without dropping below the surface of the pond water. You can test this by placing a full hand luggage suitcase on the surface and observing whether the cover supports the weight or drips closer to the water."

    Answered on 25th Mar 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report
    Magnolia maintenance and gardens

    "If the pond has newts in it, it will be protected by law. Especially great crested newts"

    Answered on 4th Apr 2022 - Member since Mar 2022 - report

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