how do I find a leak in my black plastic pond?

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    Chad Smulders

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    Hey guys and gals

    Today I purchased a pump for my pond. My water dropped about 4 or 5 inches in a few hours. Is there an easy or best way to find out where the leak is? Thanks
     
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    Did it leak before you installed the pump?
     
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    If it wasn't leaking prior to your adding the pump, consider your pump connections as a leak source.
     
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    As I said in the pond thread the old pipe may be to blame, turn off the pump and refill the pknd and wait, if the water dose drop leave it the pind will only drain to the point of the leak as long as all the fish if anynhave been removed first lol
     
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