Pond Boss Magazine
https://www.pondboss.com/images/userfiles/image/20130301193901_6_150by50orangewhyshouldsubscribejpeg.jpg
Advertisment
Newest Members
coonriver, ChrisOh, Brev, Dergib, Mom
17,570 Registered Users
Forum Statistics
Forums36
Topics39,398
Posts535,244
Members17,571
Most Online3,583
Jan 15th, 2020
Top Posters
esshup 26,143
ewest 20,833
Cecil Baird1 20,043
Bill Cody 13,997
Who's Online Now
11 members (highflyer, Pat Williamson, Tbar, Foozle, FishinRod, Snakebite, Flame, Bill Cody, Sunil, RAH, esshup), 181 guests, and 117 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Thread Like Summary
RAH, RStringer
Total Likes: 3
Original Post (Thread Starter)
#540675 10/16/2021 6:55 PM
by RAH
RAH
Just thought that I would share pics of my 4th pond filling along with the attached wetland, Have not even stocked predators in my 3rd pond yet. If I cannot locate pumpkinseed and blue cats by spring, I'll probably stock black crappie and CC in the 3rd pond. Will add FHM to the 4th pond in spring as well. May try a yellow lotus in the wetland area. The lavender lotus in my 3rd pond continues to struggle likely due to the clay bottom. May try grass pickerel in the 4th pond since chain pickerel is another species that is difficult to locate in Indiana. I only want species that will spawn in the ponds. I planted buttonbush seeds on the shoreline but will need to transplant emergent plants in spring if the pond fills completely.

pond 4
[Linked Image from i.imgur.com]

wetland
[Linked Image from i.imgur.com]
Liked Replies
#540744 Oct 18th a 05:11 PM
by Pat Williamson
Pat Williamson
Rah
I have BCP in with LMB,BC,CC and BG. They have not done well in my 6 acre puddle, they definitely have not over populated. I also have golden shiners and had Shad til this last ice age in Texas. So it’s a crap shoot as to how they will do in your pond.
1 member likes this
#540863 Oct 22nd a 02:06 PM
by esshup
esshup
For crappie, both FHM and Golden Shiners are good forage fish, the shiners might get too large for the crappie to eat, but a few single sex LMB would take care of that problem.
1 member likes this
Today's Birthdays
J. E. Craig
Recent Posts
Prescribed Fire
by Tbar - 01/24/22 04:13 PM
Titan Bass
by Snakebite - 01/24/22 04:06 PM
Cormorants.
by esshup - 01/24/22 03:29 PM
8 acre pond at 10,000' - lots of aeration ?s
by Bill Cody - 01/24/22 02:24 PM
Is this red algae?
by FireIsHot - 01/24/22 01:21 PM
Aeration holes.
by azteca - 01/24/22 09:42 AM
Planning stages for new earthen pond
by FishinRod - 01/24/22 08:56 AM
Hydroseeding-DIY
by day18 - 01/24/22 06:22 AM
Cost of Stock Tank
by esshup - 01/23/22 09:24 PM
New Member
by esshup - 01/23/22 09:20 PM
Hall Of Fame - 2022
by Pond Boss - 01/23/22 12:13 PM
NW Indiana dug Feb 2021
by Hirsch56 - 01/23/22 09:09 AM
Newly Uploaded Images
Fry
Fry
by CityDad, January 20
Baldcypress
Baldcypress
by Stressless, January 11
Still active
Still active
by Shorty, December 15
Using FishMap
Using FishMap
by Stressless, December 9
Tilapia catching season
Tilapia catching season
by Quixotic, December 5
Coyote on Deer Opening Day
Coyote on Deer Opening Day
by Theo Gallus, November 29

� 2014 POND BOSS INC. all rights reserved USA and Worldwide

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.5