aquaculture to be successful, the pond should be made
carefully with all the necessary qualities (Bad ponds can
lead to poor performance or even failure).
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PARTS OF AN EARTHEN POND
The site where ponds are to be constructed must be able to
access continuous flow of good quality water allyearround.
The water source can include; stream, spring, shallow well,
Valley dam, Lake or river diversion. The best case scenario
is to have ponds fill up by gravity flow. Any other means
such as pumping can result into prohibitive operating cost