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August 14, 2019

We were pretty pleased when Edmonton Journal Columnist Elise Stolte invited our team member Ray out to talk about potential solutions for the water quality issues at Hawrelak Park.

Here's some of what he had to say: 

You can read the full column here

July 17, 2019

You've come to the right place.

One of our projects this spring has been to build a Guide that explains the scientific basis of water management and the solutions we recommend.  

We called it the Farm Water Guide, but applies if you own/manage a pond, lake, reservoi...

June 3, 2019

Reducing and preventing sludge build-up in your pond can be challenging 

Just about everyone has taken a step into apparently shallow water only to sink to their thighs in brown goo. That brown goo is muck or sludge, formed over time as organic nutrients accumulate in y...

August 16, 2018

How one Alberta family - the Goslings - built a beautiful recreational pond, stocked with Rainbow Trout.

May 18, 2017

What is the best way to aerate a pond or lake when you don't have a nearby power source. When compared to windmill aeration, solar direct aeration gives you the better bang for your buck.

April 7, 2017

What does Stratification look like?

The water in your pond naturally seeks thermal equilibrium via stratification. Stratification is seasonal. During summer, warmer water is on the surface, beneath it is the thermocline layer and below that, cooler water towards the bot...

March 30, 2017

About Algae

Some algae is essential to an ecosystem, providing food for all types of animals including fish, insects, mollusks, and zooplankton (microscopic animals). A pond that is green and slimy with algae a sign that the ecosystem is unbalanced. In fact, algae can s...

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