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How-to advice on getting the most out of your ponds and water gardens, including algae and weed control, building dams, adding water plants, stocking fish, and more.

Latest Ponds Stories

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Clean out the pond with a floating vacuum cleaner
Proper fish balance and harvest is the key
There are some things you can do now before it starts looking like...

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Getting water out of the pond is just as important as filling it
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Hydrilla can take over the pond if not controlled
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Betsy's Backyard |
9/19/14 | 3:04 PM
Caroline's art class at Iowa State University is building a coffin shaped like an ear...read more
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9/15/14 | 11:02 AM
Our pond went over the emergency spillway last week, the first time that's happened....read more