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Chemicals To Kill Algae

    …waterfall rocks. Chemicals will kill the algae and give you a quick fix but they will not prevent regrowth. Once the algae is treated use proactive products to reduce future growth. This allows you to keep your pond looking good while creating a healthy environment for your fish. Chemical Treatments…
    …your way to a clean pond. Contact Chemicals Some chemicals like Algae Defense and Ultra PondWeed Defense need to make contact with the vegetation in order to kill it. Raking the vegetation before treating it can break the plant into smaller pieces making it harder for the chemical to make contact.…
    …cause fish kills. When to Treat The key to successfully treating algae – whether planktonic filamentous or chara – is to make the most contact between actively growing algae and an algaecide. If the algae is cut or broken into smaller pieces it's harder for the chemicals to make contact.…
    …necessary. Chemical Application Best Practices Anytime you use chemicals to treat weeds or algae you want to keep the following in mind: * The best time to apply chemicals is in the morning on a sunny low wind day to reduce possible chemical drift and take advantage of the plant's ability to
    …muck that continues to fuel weed and algae growth. The pond then enters a continuous cycle of reactive treatments leaving you the pond owner to use chemicals to control growth. A pond at this point is said to be eutrophic or teeming with enough excess debris to support algae and weed growth.…
    …and is designed for use with pond chemicals. This sprayer features a wide-mouth fill top that minimizes accidental spills a brass corrosive-resistant handle and a high-pressure tank that allows you to spray hard to reach weeds and algae. It is important to invest in a separate sprayer just for…
    …has previously been treated with only chemicals. While aquatic algaecides and herbicides may be necessary at times they will only kill what is presently growing. This option will only act as a short-term solution as the dying weeds will add nutrients and muck to the pond that will feed future plant…
    …be killed by most algaecides. Please be sure to read any precautions and instructions on a chemical before using it in your pond. When provided by the manufacturer we list this information in the Usage section on the product's webpage. The best way to keep your snails fish and water healthy is to