NANFA-- FW: Vernal Pond Construction

Denkhaus, Robert (
Fri, 30 May 2003 16:28:55 -0500

Here's an interesting and pretty well written publication on vernal pond
construction that may interest some.

Rob Denkhaus
Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge

The USDA Forest Service, Izaak Walton League of America and Ducks

> Unlimited, Inc. are pleased to announce the publication of A Guide to

> Creating Vernal Ponds. This easy to understand book contains

> techniques that the educator, suburban homeowner, public land steward,

> and private landowner may use to establish vernal ponds (ephemeral

> wetlands). Vernal ponds provide critical habitat to many amphibian,

> reptile, waterfowl, shorebird and bat species throughout North

> America.


> Please visit: to view on

> online version of the book, or to download an order form.
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