Different depth in a pond

The depth of a pond differs greatly due to varying conditions and the primary use and placement of the pond. Every piece of land or backyard along with regulations et c will give you different solutions to how deep you should (or could) dig a pond. Here we try and answer those questions.

1. Regulations?

Every country, county or city have different regulations when it comes to even starting out with a pond. Make sure you investigate what the local rules or laws mandate before starting out. The larger impact a pond has on the land, the more likely it is that you need to go through with applications and permits.

2. What is the use of the pond?

2.1 Backyard pond depth (feature or decorative)

2.2 Backyard pond depth (holding animals)

2.3 Farm pond depth

3. Geotechnical conditions?

4. Climate?