Tag Archive: Managed

Low Oxygen Fish Kills in Managed Ponds

Sunny Pond. Credit: Evan Anderson Fishermen aren’t the only people concerned with keeping ponds healthy, because fish can serve purposes other than adorning the dinner table. Some are kept as pets, and others serve to keep ponds free of aquatic weeds that might take over. Regardless of their purpose, sometimes things go wrong with fishponds. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/13/low-oxygen-fish-kills-in-managed-ponds/

Preventing Honey Bee Swarms in Managed Beehives

A European Honey Bee swarm taking temporary refuge on a tree limb before finding a new home for their expanding colony. Honey bee swarms are a normal sign of healthy honey bee colonies.  Two types of reproduction occur with honey bees.  First, there is individual (biological) reproduction from eggs laid by the queen.  Second, there …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/02/22/preventing-honey-bee-swarms-in-managed-beehives/