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6 03, 2020

Selecting a pond filter location

2020-07-13T13:02:22-04:00

The best location for a Country Pond Filter is on level ground next to your pond that is elevated enough to prevent flooding and easy to mow around if needed.  Leveling the ground can be accomplished by adding material or digging down to create a flat spot slightly bigger than [...]

Selecting a pond filter location2020-07-13T13:02:22-04:00
5 03, 2020

Faux Waterfall

2020-07-13T12:58:01-04:00

We created this waterfall to give the impression that it flows from the larger pond behind it. This is actually the headwaters of a 300ft stream that was constructed to cascade down a hill side and into a koi pond. The 2hp pump provides approximately 200 gallons per hour of [...]

Faux Waterfall2020-07-13T12:58:01-04:00
4 03, 2020

Garden Stream

2020-07-13T12:59:13-04:00

This garden stream is a pond less feature that flows through a beautiful backyard landscape. We can build one for you.

Garden Stream2020-07-13T12:59:13-04:00
2 03, 2020

Is Duckweed covering your Pond?

2020-03-02T12:30:56-05:00

We have created a check list of considerations and actions to take if duckweed is growing on the surface of your pond:    Duckweed can survive a PH range from 5 to 9 and grows well between 6.5 and 7.5  If the PH is below 7.0 ammonia can be kept [...]

Is Duckweed covering your Pond?2020-03-02T12:30:56-05:00
11 02, 2020

Country Pond Filter basin design

2020-07-13T12:55:44-04:00

If you are installing a Country Pond Filter you should locate a flat level area adjacent to your pond to position framing material or to dig a shallow basin. The size of the filter basin is generally determined by the size of your pond. We have good success using a [...]

Country Pond Filter basin design2020-07-13T12:55:44-04:00
5 02, 2020

Country Pond Filter

2020-02-05T13:26:58-05:00

The Country Pond Filter is a biological system that will help reduce nutrients in your pond. Nutrients that impact water quality may enter your pond from external sources like fertilizer runoff and when organic materials on the bottom are re-suspended or digested by microbial action. • No excavation is needed [...]

Country Pond Filter2020-02-05T13:26:58-05:00
3 02, 2020

Pond Filtration for Reducing Duckweed

2020-02-03T08:12:09-05:00

Filtering your pond water to directly compete with duckweed for nutrients is measurably effective, economical and low maintenance. We have field tested and monitored all kinds of methods and contraptions for removing duckweed but have settled on reducing the nutrients that these plants need to be susstainable.  Our filtration system [...]

Pond Filtration for Reducing Duckweed2020-02-03T08:12:09-05:00
31 01, 2020

How to Reduce Duckweed Growth

2020-06-24T13:38:26-04:00

Effectively Reducing Duckweed in Your Pond Duckweed (Lamnaceae) are the smallest flowering aquatic plants with a worldwide distribution. Wolffia, Spirodela, and Lemna are three genera in this botanical family. These plants float on the surface of the water as it warms and are mostly all leaf with one or more [...]

How to Reduce Duckweed Growth2020-06-24T13:38:26-04:00
30 01, 2020

What is Duckweed

2020-02-03T11:14:27-05:00

What is Duckweed? Duckweed (Lamnaceae) are the smallest flowering aquatic plants with a worldwide distribution. Wolffia, Spirodela, and Lemna are three genera in this botanical family. These plants float on the surface of the water as it warms and are mostly all leaf with one or more thread like legs [...]

What is Duckweed2020-02-03T11:14:27-05:00
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