This is the start of a job to create a new pond for conservation of Great Crested Newts. I learned today that newts travel a kilometre overland to find new ponds and they use their sense of smell to avoid ponds with resident fish (the fish kill the baby newts 😦
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I suppose a chicken run is part shed, part fence. The hens enjoyed helping the build by scratching around the new post holes.
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