What to do about algae in your pond

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 serve as a visual indicator in pond management – the amount of algae is often in direct relationship to the amount and type of nutrients in the water and the level of aeration. Since algae are a natural and essential part of pond life it is important understand algae and the steps to manage its growth in your pond. Plant taxonomists have long debated the classification of algae. Algae are primitive plants that do not have true

Options for hauling your fish home safely

B.Y.O.B. (Bring your oxygen bottle) What you need A FULL oxygen bottle with a regulator (you must provide) A fine pore oxygen diffuser, hose and fittings Water tank(s) or rain barrel(s) Plastic Shipping Bag (recommended) Refer to the haul chart below to determine the number and size of fish that can be hauled per barrel. We carry all the equipment necessary to set up high quality shipping assemblies. 120V Linear Air Pump What you need 120V CONTINUOUS DUTY air pump An air stone diffuser, hose and fittings Water tank(s) or rain barrel(s) Plastic Shipping Bag (recommended) 12V power inverter Refer to the haul chart below to determine the number and size of fish that can be hauled per barrel. We

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