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Fish Pond Maintenance and Green Carp

Fish Pond Maintenance and Green Carp

Fish Pond Maintenance   The Green Carp and its role in Fish Pond Maintenance Who is the Green Carp?The Green Carp - also known as the Grass Carp - is a herbivorous, freshwater fish known for...

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How to Apply Aquatic Dyes

How to Apply Aquatic Dyes

How to apply Aquatic Dye to your Pond Aquatic Dye - keep your pond looking good! What are Pond Dyes and why should you consider using them? Pond dyes contain colorants that are similar to food dyes...

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8 reasons to install a Pond Fountain

8 reasons to install a Pond Fountain

8 reasons to install a Pond Fountain A pond fountain provides visual appeal and tranquility to your pond or lake. The sound of streaming water splashing on a peaceful pond can give you a soothing...

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Algae Identification and Maintenance

Algae Identification and Maintenance

Algae Identification and Maintenance Algae Identification of three common types of Algae Algae are a simple non-flowering aquatic plant that lacks stems, roots, leaves, and vascular tissue. To help...

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Solar-Powered Aeration

Solar-Powered Aeration

Solar-Powered Aeration for Lake Management and Pond Maintenance No need for expensive electricity installation, maintain remote ponds with Solar-Powered Aeration A Solar-powered Aeration system is...

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When should you use Submerged Aeration?

When should you use Submerged Aeration?

When should you use Submerged Aeration? Aeration is one of the best tools available to help keep your pond healthy.   Ponds and Lakes large and small, require oxygen to keep aquatic plants, fish,...

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6 Reasons to use Lake or Pond Dye

6 Reasons to use Lake or Pond Dye

Pond Water Dye - The Benefits The addition of pond or lake water dye can make your pond more visually appealing by adding a tint of color to the water. Murky water that is brought on by algae growth...

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