How to Dig a Pond With an Excavator. An excavator is a piece of heavy machinery used for digging and is most often seen in use at construction sites.
I am digging several ponds on my property and I am using a mini-excavator ( 9000 lbs) that I have purchased. The ponds are in heavy clay but ...
I'd pass on using a box blade to try and dig a pond of any depth. Maybe super shallow ... You should look into rental costs for a small excavator.
Feb 25, 2017 ... how to dig out your pond properly. ... For larger ponds the only real option is a mini excavator or larger backhoe if you are lucky enough to have ...