Pond

Coping with pond algae, a guide

April 8, 2015

Pond Algae Pond algae come in many different shapes and sizes. It can range from tiny suspended particles which cause a ‘pea soup’ look to long stringy varieties. If left to get out of hand this can have an extremely negative effect on the pond and any inhabitants.   Why have I got algae in my pond? The factors which cause algae are wide ranging …

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Construct a pond in five simple steps

April 8, 2015

So you would like to add a pond to your garden? Great. This guide will outline the main factors to consider when designing, building and stocking your new pond. This guide will focus on the traditional sunken pond constructed with a flexible liner. Other methods such as pre-formed ponds or raised ponds are also an option to be considered.   1. Choosing a site Choosing …

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