Algae & Weed Control

End of Summer Pond Issues & Algae Growth

End of Summer Pond Issues & Algae Growth

Summertime may be waning, but algae growth in ponds is not. During the end of summer, algae levels can be at a peak due to the high amounts of sunlight during the hottest season of the year. Too much algae affects the health of a pond, while endangering aquatic animal...
How to Recognize and Treat Pondweed

How to Recognize and Treat Pondweed

Aquatic vegetation and pondweed cause a lot of issues with your water quality. Many grow very quickly and it doesn’t take long for them to cover an entire pond. This blocks sunlight and cuts off oxygen to plants and fish. Before establishing a treatment plan, it’s...
What is Algae and How Can You Avoid It?

What is Algae and How Can You Avoid It?

We’ve all heard the term algae. But what exactly is algae? And why is maintaining healthy water the best way to avoid algae? If you’re a water feature lover, you’ve probably seen algae. If you have stock ponds on your property, you’ve likely seen it too. How do you...
4 Common Reasons That Increase Pond Algae

4 Common Reasons That Increase Pond Algae

It’s not unusual to see an increase in pond algae this time of year. You may notice a body of water emitting an odor. You may also see changes on the surface of your pond. There are many reasons for this. Healthy Ponds® is here to help explain and offer solutions. A...