How to Keep My Fish Pond Clean in Denver, CO?

Answer Keeping a fish pond clean and clear in Denver is made easier by regular maintenance and the use of certain products. Pond vacuums and skimmer nets help to remove surface algae and other unwanted de... Read More »

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How do I clean an outside fish pond?

Nonnative Weed ControlWield a V-style weed cutter with at least a 30-inch rope attached to the handle. Throw the cutter into the pond, and allow it to sink to the bottom. Grab the rope, and pull th... Read More »

Which fish will help clean up a pond?

In terms of cleaning up unwanted submersed pond weeds, the sterile grass carp is the most effective option. Grass carp especially prefer non-native weed species like hydrilla and Eurasian watermilf... Read More »

How do I clean algae out of a fish pond?

Manual Removal of Pond AlgaeRake hair or filament algae out of the pond with a plastic rake, pond net or long stick and discard. Clean filter media, such as foam or mats inside the pond filter, fre... Read More »

How many fish can you put in a pond?

In an unaerated pond, you can have one 12-inch fish for each 10 square feet of surface area. (The surface area is found by multiplying the length and width of your pond.) In an aerated pond, you ca... Read More »