An Affordable Solution To Shallow Pond Aeration

There was a time, not all that long ago, when it was kind of challenging to aerate a pretty shallow body of water. By shallow I mean something around 6′ or less in depth. While it’s true, a lot of folks used surface fountains and bubblers, and they work pretty well, they do have their … Read more

Earth Day And Making A Difference

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make – Dr. Jane Goodall. Hi Pond Friends… Well just in case you missed it, Earth Day 2014 has come and gone. Every April 22nd folks will celebrate the earth and be reminded of the need to … Read more

Prozac And Fish

I have to admit I’ve never dreamed of the day when the two topics in the title would ever go together. Prozac and fish. But alas that day has come. This has to be one of the strangest articles on fish I’ve ever come across, but maybe it’s not all that strange when you think … Read more

Winter Fish Kill – How To Prevent It

Unless you happen to like temperatures way below zero, or blizzard conditions, you’ll probably agree that this past winter has been one to hate. It was tough on everyone, and everything, including fish. There have been numerous reports throughout our area, and most of the northern U.S. about fish kills and large die-offs in ponds. … Read more