Water Quality Treatments
Understanding how water quality affects your garden pond is one of the most important lessons you will learn when it comes to maintaining a healthy pond. Regular testing goes a long way in ensuring you do not get excess algae growth and that your fish are vibrant and healthy. The most important elements in water quality include: Ammonia, Nitrate, Nitrite, dissolved oxygen, pH, Carbonate and water hardness (dissolved calcium). As well as having good filtration, achieving the right balance is essential for good pond maintenance.