J & D has vast experience with the design and permitting of ponds and pond restoration. The owner of Chris Mark Castle in Woodstock retained J & D to assist with the restoration of Potter Pond. J & D performed a topographic survey of the pond edge. Wetlands were delineated and added to the plan. Various forms of dredging were investigated as well as excavation from shore. Issues associated with pond restoration are impact to fish and mammals, rare or endangered species, stockpiling of spoils and disposal sites.