How deep does a pond need to be for hibernating turtles?

Answer On One Hand: About 2 Feet DeepAquatic turtles that spend all winter in a pond may go into hibernation if it gets cold enough. They will burrow in the mud and leaves at the bottom of the pond and st... Read More »

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How deep does a pond need to be for fish?

On One Hand: Shallow Ponds Offer Greater VisibilityMost ponds are built so that the owner can enjoy the fish, and if a pond is too deep, many fish will not be visible. Deeper ponds tend to collect ... Read More »

Does the pond in Gardiner Park in New York have snapping turtles?

Gardiner County Park, located in Bay Shore, Suffolk County on Long Island, about 40 minutes outside of New York City, features several waterways, including a freshwater fishing pond. The pond conta... Read More »

How many gallons of water does a 1 acre pond hold that is 7 feet deep?

How do I buy pond turtles?

Preparation and PlanningDecide on the number of turtles you want, and research how big they will get. You should buy turtles that will be comfortable in your pond, based on the size and water capac... Read More »