Garden Pond Water Nitrites

There Is A ZERO Tolerance When It Comes To Nitrite Levels In A Pond! If Your Test Kit Reveals The Presence of Nitrite ... Look At Your Bio-Filtration Equipment You need to maintain certain parameters in your pond water if you desire to add Koi (or other types of pond fish) to your garden pond. I've said this in other articles, but I'll say it … [Read more...]

How To Figure Pond Water Volume

It's Very Important To Know Your Pond's Gallonage How Many Gallons Of Water Does Your Garden Pond Hold? Mathematical Formulas To Help You If you plan on introducing fish into your pond, then it is very important to know as closely as possible the gallonage. In addition if you are like me, I must pay for city water. So the monthly water bill … [Read more...]

Garden Pond Water Ammonia

There Is A ZERO Tolerance When It Comes To Ammonia Levels In A Pond! If Your Test Kit Reveals The Presence of Ammonia ... You've Got Problems You need to maintain certain parameters in your pond water if you desire to add Koi (or other types of pond fish) to your garden pond. I've said this in other articles, but I'll say it again: you really … [Read more...]

Understanding Pond Water pH

pH Swings Cause Trouble! A Steady 7.0 - 8.5 Reading Is Our Goal A Stabile pH ... One Facet Of "Healthy" Pond Water If you desire to get involved with keeping Koi in your garden pond, then you will need to become a "water keeper". By this I mean if you properly maintain certain parameters in your pond water, then you will more than likely NOT … [Read more...]

Understanding “Healthy” Pond Water

Unpolluted Water Is Mandatory for Healthy Koi and Pond Fish! Become A Knowledgeable "Water Keeper" Not A "Fish Fixer" Many a wise Koi hobbyist knows that understanding and mastering pond water chemistry is probably one of the most crucial and important aspects of maintaining strong, disease-free fish. I include myself in this group. I … [Read more...]