Is beneficial bacteria essential to my pond?

  Absolutely!  While many pond owners view using bacteria as an unusual way to purify their water, it is actually the most natural way to do it. That is how nature cleans the environment. Ultimately all waste products in the environment have to be recycled back to the biosphere, and bacteria are nature’s recyclers. The […]

Algae: pond enemy #1

Algae are the bane of all pond owners! It clogs up filters, clouds our beautiful ponds and can wreak havoc on our fish. How can we control this insufferable pond annoyance? What are the root causes of their presence? Read on to find out. The Problem: There are two main types: Green Water Algae (also […]