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Different Types Of Algae

    …plan for treating the different types of algae you have to know what type you are trying to destroy. Know Your Algae Algae comes in two basic forms: planktonic and filamentous. * Planktonic algae is the floating microscopic vegetation that is the source of the pea soup type of blooms that color your…
    …remove debris such as algae mats and leaves. Biological filters provide a place for beneficial bacteria to colonize and remove nutrients. Whether you are upgrading an existing pond or trying to pick out which pond kit you want it is important to consider the different types of filter systems so you…
    …an existing algae problem and need to know how to kill algae in a pond quickly chemical treatments are the way to go. Selecting the best algaecide for your pond will depend on the types of pond algae you are looking to treat. For fine planktonic algae that causes green water Algae D-Solv or other…
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    * Kill Algae Instantly * Clear Green Water Algae * Remove Excess Organic Debris API AlgaeFix effectively controls many different types of green water algae string or hair algae and blanketweed in ponds that contain live plants and fish. API AlgaeFix for ponds will kill existing algae blooms keeping…
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  • …the varieties of algae and where they live in an aquatic ecosystem. The three most common types of algae found in large ponds or lakes are: * Planktonic Algae: Floating microscopic plants that are suspended in the water column and can quickly alter the water different shades of green blue-green…
    …all those different types of bacteria it's safe to say that not all bacteria work the same way. PondClear and MuckAway for example both contain human- and animal-safe bacteria that will reduce nutrients and improve the overall health of your farm pond or lake but they differ in the types of debris…
    …Using It in Your Pond: Science aside what's important to pond keepers is how to use it in their ponds. Currently hobbyists can choose from three different types of barley products: barley straw in bale form barley pellets and barley extract. Barley Straw Bales Typically available loose in a mesh bag…
    …excess nutrients control algae blooms and provide cover for your fish. For ponds up to 50 square feet we recommend 6-12 floating plants 2 bog plants 5 submerged plants and 1 water lily. * Is it Warm Enough: Climates are different throughout the nation which influences the types of plants that can be…
    …destroying the algae that pass through the unit. Water moving too fast means that the cell wall is not exposed to the UV light long enough to do damage. Move the water too slow and it becomes a sterilizer killing everything – including your beneficial bacteria. Each manufacturer has different
    …pond owner but with some guidance you will be on your way to becoming a savant. Types of Filtration Filtration can be separated into two types – mechanical and biological. Mechanical filtration removes algae leaves and other larger debris. Biological filtration provides a home for your…
    …actually a sign that your pond is happy and healthy. What's In a Name Midge flies hail from the family Chironomidae which includes more than 10000 different species worldwide. Some varieties appear bright red in color thanks to a hemoglobin-type substance that helps them live with oxygen-depleted…
    …young bullfrog tadpoles are herbivores that love to nibble on the string algae that forms along your rocks and under plants. Though they have been observed eating frog eggs (gasp!) and other newly hatched tadpoles the algae should keep them more than satisfied - at least until they become adults.…
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