Cool (vernal) pools

a model for a really exiting garden pond!

Californian vernal pools: a model for a really exciting garden pond!

For the more ambitious, how about making a temporary pond in your garden! (I’ve started – its a dry basin at present, which I’m waiting to see if it will self seal).

For inspiration see this great Californian video for children about vernal pools.

Click here and choose low or high res for the 10 minute video.

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