How to Clean Gold Fish Ponds?

Answer Outdoor ponds do not clean themselves as large, natural ponds might, and if you have goldfish you will need to keep it clean for their health. Between plant decay and fish excrement, regular cleani... Read More »

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What Kinds of Fish Were Kept in Ancient Roman Fish Ponds?

In ancient times, wealthy Romans enjoy pisciculture, their term for raising fish. The fish ponds they kept were called piscinae, and were incredibly expensive to maintain. Marcus Terentius Varro, a... Read More »

How to Raise Fish in Ponds?

A fish pond can add a relaxing element to any back yard, and raising your own fish in that pond can be quite rewarding. While installing a pond in your back yard does require a bit of knowledge, pl... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Algae in Fish Ponds?

The term "algae" is used to describe many photosynthetic organisms that live in water sources including ponds. Algae range from small spores, to clumps of material that look like plants, to what lo... Read More »

Can you put lead into fish ponds?

Avoid adding lead to fish ponds if at all possible. A toxic metal, lead can kill fish in sufficient amounts. Pets or children could develop lead poisoning if they drink from ponds contaminated with... Read More »