You are here: Home Gardening Landscaping Six Reasons to Get a Pond Six Reasons to Get a Pond by Heather Carr January 13, 2012, 2:00 am 2 Comments If you’ve been thinking about getting a pond, but haven’t quite decided, the Permaculture Artisans Network offers these six reasons to get a pond. Permaculture is a holistic approach to landscaping. It incorporates ecology, agriculture, and appropriate technology to create a self-sustaining ecosystem that supplies food, shelter, and other necessities to the humans who live there. A pond can be a vital part of an ecosystem, supplying pest management, mulch and fertilizer, and relaxation. The video goes into more detail. Pond photo via Shutterstock Related: Touring a Frog Pond See more Previous article You vote every single day. Next article Ecovore Resolutions: New Food for a New Year 2 Pings & Trackbacks Pingback:Touring a Frog Pond Pingback:Touring a Frog Pond • Nifty Homestead Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.