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#1 chrishaigh82

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 10:16 AM

I'd spent some time looking into it a couple years ago and seeing it again on the television in the last week has rekindled some interest.  Has any one had experience with a natural pool (using fresh water and a large plant filled pond with media on the side for biological control).  

 

Kids would love having a pool that has turtles in it, I'd love not having to deal with toxic chemicals and it seems to be managed no different to a large aquarium.


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#2 ice

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Posted 10 July 2017 - 12:09 PM

Definitely something that has always interested me too, I'd love to do it eventually when I have a property that will support one.



#3 bigjohnnofish

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Posted 14 July 2017 - 12:41 AM

bigger water volume the easier it is to maintain 






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