EL-262: Sealing Ponds and Lakes with Bentonite
bentonite in ponds and lakes information sheet

210550, 15; 227550, 85;
Email: d-porter@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-262

Free electronic download only.  Some Texas subsoils allow rapid seepage of water from ponds, lakes or reservoirs. Bentonite can be applied to stop seepage. This leaflet explains the blanket, mixed blanket and sprinkle methods of bentonite application and includes methods to determine the required amounts. (6 pp., 4 illustrations) By: Bruce J. Lesikar