Tag Archive: Ponds

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/

Managing Aquatic Plants in Farm Ponds

Florida’s has hundreds of types of aquatic plants and they are often an overlooked feature of Florida’s landscape. Photo by Jeff Schardt Everywhere you look, plants are responding enthusiastically to Florida’s abundant rains, sunshine, and fertile soils; and this includes aquatic plants as well!  Florida’s has hundreds of types of aquatic plants and they are …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/06/07/managing-aquatic-plants-in-farm-ponds/