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Algae Buildup

    …Pond A 1/2 acre kidney shaped 10+ year old pond located in the state of North Carolina. The pond had nearly 12 of muck buildup and required monthly chemical treatments to reduce algae blooms. The Plan Before the Airmax Aeration System was introduced: water samples were taken for phosphorus nitrogen…
  • CrystalClear® ClarityMax™

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    (33 reviews)

    …ClarityMax™ is a multi-purpose pond stream and waterfall treatment. ClarityMax™ uses all natural proprietary treatment blended with bacteria and enzymes to remove algae stains and prevent debris buildup for long term water clarity. Safe for fish plants and domestic animals.
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    $19.99 - 319.99
  • Green water and string algae are a common problem for many pond hobbyists. Algae is a result of an imbalance in your pond's ecosystem. When too many nutrients caused by decomposing plant material fish waste or other debris build-ups in your water garden algae will flourish because the nutrients act…
  • Kasco Circulator w/Industrial Dock Mount 1 HP 4400HCID - 230V

    …Free of Muck Build-Up & Weeds Kasco 1 HP 230V Water Circulator and Industrial Mount are designed and built to run reliably and efficiently in even the most demanding situations. Water circulators can keep your waterfront property clean and free of muck build-up. It can also push algae and weeds away…
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    $1438.00 - 2543.00
  • …fish waste will lead to increased muck buildup which is what algae loves to eat and cloudy water. The overabundance if debris can also have an effect on the ammonia and pH levels of the water.What to do if you get algae? If you do end up with an algae bloom in the summer make sure to use a product…
    …caution. * Rock a Clean Feature - As with ponds rocks and other surfaces in your pondless waterfall will likely become a home for string algae and other debris buildups. Using AlgaeOff® or Oxy-Lift™ Defense® is an effective way to clean up your feature. These fast-acting solutions use…
    …environment in which they live. * Algae Control: Pea soup and string algae feed on all that decomposing waste which they use as fertilizer. By removing those excess nutrients in the water column with a water change you can discourage the growth of algae. * Fights Foam: Foam forms when excess…
    …leaves and twigs from the pond by hand. With the large debris cleared you can easily access the rocks with a power washer to remove algae muck and other build-ups. Start from the top of the pond such as a waterfall and work your way down forcing the dirty water toward the pump for removal. The…
    …help reduce weed and algae re-growth. Aeration can combat muck and other decomposing debris by increasing the dissolved oxygen and circulating the water. This encourages the colonization of beneficial aerobic bacteria that consume the nutrients to reduce existing muck build-up and prevent it from…
    …Bacteria goes Bad Plants and fish will generally be safe if too much beneficial bacteria is added. Trouble occurs when there is a lot of organic buildups numerous beneficial bacteria and inadequate aeration. Like fish and other aquatic organisms good bacteria need oxygen. In ponds with high nutrient…
    …water. This pond water aeration encourages the colonization of beneficial aerobic bacteria that consume the nutrients to reduce existing muck build-up and prevent it from accumulating in the future. 2. Aeration improves water quality Nutrients not only accumulate at the bottom of the pond to become…
    …These bacteria consume the excess nutrients in your pond which act as fertilizer for algae growth. Aeration makes these bacteria work harder to clean up your pond leading to a cleaner pond with less build-up in the water column or at the bottom of the pond – which is something your fish…