Tim Matson

Tim Matson, a writer and aquaculture consultant, has been advising people how to build and maintain ponds and wetlands for more than 25 years through Earth Ponds, his pond design and restoration consulting firm. His writing has appeared in Yankee, Harrowsmith Country Life, Country Journal, and Vermont Life. He lives in Thetford Center, Vermont.

Books by Tim Matson

  1. Book CoverThe Book of Non-electric Lighting: The Classic Guide to the Safe Use of Candles, Fuel Lamps, Lanterns, Gaslights & Fire-View Stoves


    Tim Matson surveys an often overlooked aspect of independent living—firelight.More

  2. Book CoverEarth Ponds A to Z: An Illustrated Encyclopedia


    From the author of Earth Ponds, the definitive reference guide to constructed earth ponds.More

  3. Book CoverEarth Ponds: The Country Pond Maker's Guide to Building, Maintenance, and Restoration

    Third Edition

    The bible of pond-making in a fully redesigned 30th-anniversary edition.More

  4. Book CoverMountain Brew: A High-Spirited Guide to Country-Style Beer Making


    The 1970s classic that sparked the homebrewing revolution in VermontMore