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Sludge Control

    Muck or sludge is a horrifying word for many pond keepers so what is it exactly? Muck is the accumulation of decomposing fish waste leaves aquatic vegetation and other organic material that is seen at the bottom of a water garden. When muck is disturbed (e.g. fish swimming nearby) it can enter the…
  • CrystalClear® BioClarifier™

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    …Debris * Boosts Biological Filters CrystalClear® BioClarifier™ (formerly known as Biological Clarifier™) naturally removes and controls sludge odor grime debris and decaying leaves. BioClarifier™ is designed with billions of bacteria colonies and 6 added enzymes. The result is…
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  • …great to control weed and algae growth REACTIVE pond care provides only an effective short-term solution and does not address the cause of the problem excessive nutrients and sunlight. When weeds and algae die they immediately start to decay breaking down into a nutrient rich sludge or muck layer…
    Adding water every week or so to replenish any lost from evaporation is certainly important--but it does nothing to remove the sludge or algae-feeding nutrients in your pond. As the water evaporates the gunk stays behind and concentrates. Your filter does a good job removing the pollutants but it's…
    …fix to weed and algae control. If left in the pond the decaying plant material turns into nutrient-rich pond 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…