You might recall a recent article where I talked about pond weeds and algae, and that when you deal with weeds, it’s important to identify what you have so that you can treat it effectively.
Different weeds require different treatments in some cases.
But what about algae? Does this work the same way?
Well, kind of, but not so much…let me explain.
There are some things that might be used to help with algae problems that are very specific. These would include uv light, which is really only useful on green water issues. It won’t help with string algae problems. Ultrasound can help with both of these general types of algae but there are some very specific species of algae in each group that it may not work well against due to their cell structure.
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