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Leech Removal

    …those leeches will become tasty meals for your fish. Most any fish that is large enough will eat leeches but you may consider adding more aggressive leech-eating fish like bass or redear sunfish to your pond. * Trap and Destroy: For those leeches that elude your fish you can trap and remove them…
    …oxygen. This influx in oxygen helps beneficial bacteria flourish and feed on all that accumulated organic debris. Manual Removal Although not the easiest or most fun job you can remove some of the pond muck with a Pond & Beach Rake and a bucket or wheelbarrow. You can increase the effectiveness of…
    …nesting area for muskrats leeches snakes and other pests. Many types of weeds and algae can spread by seeds or spores if the plant is shaken or if plant fragments are left floating in the water. Killing the vegetation using herbicides and algaecides before attempting to remove them will help prevent…
    …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 with layers of leaves and other debris building up the sludge can build to be inches or more thick. What is Muck's…