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A Pro Bowl yard

A Pro Bowl yard

A certain Kansas City Chief has a real passion for the outdoors and nature. Pro Bowl punter Dustin Colquitt was ready to transform his yard into an outdoor oasis – and Good Earth Water Gardens was thrilled to help. Big Landscaping Plans Dustin hired High Prairie Landscape

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Reviving a DIY pond

Reviving a DIY pond

This homeowner enjoyed a backyard pond that she’d installed herself. And then? Life happened. The little backyard pond slowly lost its allure. Eventually the landscaping overgrew and the pond became completely nonfunctional. There it sat for several years, a shell of its formerly charming self. But then

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How many fish can your pond hold?

How many fish can your pond hold?

No one likes to be crowded – and fish are no exception. An overstocked pond can make your fish unhappy and unhealthy. Parasites can spread and bummed out fish tend to have diminished color. Not enough space and oxygen can even be fatal. Be smart when you

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Pondless waterfall revamp

Pondless waterfall revamp

These homeowners had been in their home for more than 20 years. Once their kids were grown and flown, they faced a long to-do list of interior improvements. But when that work was finished, they decided it would be nice to have a water feature in their

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Spring muck management

Spring muck management

Ah, spring. It’s the time when ponds come back to life. And might be filled with all sorts of gross gunk. Say what? The transition from winter into spring and summer can be complex. Sort of like puberty, your pond is figuring things out as it moves

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Fish that thrive in KC

Fish that thrive in KC

Fish can add an exciting dimension to your pond. But much like plants, not all fish do well in all kinds of weather. It’s important to find aquatic life that will thrive in your climate. In Kansas City, we’ve found several species of fish that flourish. Here

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We love fountains!

We love fountains!

Kansas City has more than 200 working fountains – and those are just the public fountains in KCMO! Residents and visitors alike fall hard for fountains and it’s easy to see why. The beauty and the relaxing sound of splashing water make any environment more serene and

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