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How To Remove Dead Algae

    …before removing. Once the plant has died remove as much of the dead debris with a pond tool before it turns into muck. Mechanical Control Pond skimmers and rakes with floats are best to rake or skim off floating weeds and algae from the surface of the water. A Weed Cutter and Weed Raker can remove
    …and geese add their waste to the muck as well. Even without fish or other animals dead algae and weeds twigs grass clippings and leaves naturally contribute to the accumulation of muck. It is always a good idea to prevent organics from entering the pond and to remove as much as possible. Over time…
    …a pond like algae or fallen leaves can sink to the bottom and start to decay adding to the muck and detritus that is already there. All that debris degrades water quality compromises fish health provides a nutrient source for nuisance weeds and algae and can even affect how some products work. Dead
    …sure to keep the plants under control as they can spread quickly and take over a pond. Use plant bags or baskets to specify boundaries. As the seasons change plants will die decompose and add to the muck layer at the bottom of the pond. Ensure that you prune or manually remove dead plant material to
    algae bottom growing chara and the planktonic algae when it's green and growing. Use Algae Defense when the water temperature in your pond or lake is above 60°F. Don't use Algae Defense if you keep koi or trout in your lake. After treating your pond with ClearPAC Plus don't forget to remove dead
    …and easy to read color charts so you will be confident in your answers. Fish Keep an eye on how much you feed your fish. Overfeeding can cause extra stress on fish. Food that does not get eaten and the excess fish waste will lead to increased muck buildup which is what algae loves to eat and cloudy…
    …a breeding ground to produce millions of larvae. You may not be able to dry up every rain puddle around your home but by cleaning up and treating areas where water pools in your yard you can greatly reduce the number if mosquitoes that multiply there. Before we get into how to eradicate the little…