A Guide to Natural Ponds

  Ponds come in various different forms and serve different purposes by the nature of how they exist. In the most basic form, they are simply a body of still, fresh water and their purpose is dependent on what can be found within them. Generally, most people are most familiar with garden ponds but even…

The Underestimated Danger of Pond Nitrates

There’s a lot of information online about nitrates and their effect on pond chemistry and fish. We feel the information currently available gives a general underestimation of the potential danger excessive amounts of nitrates can cause. Not only for aquatic life such as fish, but also the health and quality of the pond water overall….

An Essential Guide to Pond UV Lights

What are UV filters? Eco-systems such as ponds require continuous care and maintenance of water to ensure that aquatic life (whether it’s animals or plants) are healthy and able to live in an environment where they can thrive. UV ‘filters’ are ultra violet light systems that have been used for years in ponds and aquariums in…

Why Pond Oxygen Levels are Crucial in Summer

Keeping the correct pond water parameters is important year around but when it comes to summer, more care has to be taken to keep your pond in good condition. In fact, pond fish deaths occur most often between late July and early August. This is due to the increased environmental effects that summer weather can…

Featured Product – Nitrate Klear

What Is Nitrate Klear? This weeks featured product is Nitrate Klear. Nitrate Klear is a natural & safe nitrate removal treatment designed for ponds and aquariums. High nitrate levels can be very dangerous to fish and can lead to death. By reducing the nitrate levels in your pond or aquarium you will reduce the risk…

Featured Product – Sludge Klear

What Is Sludge Klear? This weeks featured product is Sludge Klear. Sludge Klear is biological pond water treatment that targets the build-up of sludge found at the bottom of ponds. As well as being used directly in the water to target sludge, Sludge Klear can be used as a biological filter starter for ponds by…