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Remove Nuisance Algae Naturally with Nualgi Ponds

The patented Nualgi Ponds formula introduces 12 essential nutrients on a nano-scale (incredibly small size) improve the health of your fish and aquatic plants. Bring balance to the natural marine food chain for a long term pond management solution and remove nuisance algae in your pond or lake without a harmful algaecide.

Nualgi Ponds is based on more than 15 years of research…

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Carlisle SynTec Systems Introduces AquaTough Rubber Pond Liner

Carlisle SynTec Systems is pleased to announce the introduction of its AquaTough™ rubber pond liner for residential applications. Durable, flexible and easy to install, Carlisle’s fish-friendly AquaTough pond liners are ideal for use in a wide range of water features, including koi ponds, fountains, and waterfalls.

AquaTough rubber pond liners are specifically designed to…

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New Hydrogen Peroxide test for Industrial Test Systems line of eXact®Photometers

Industrial Test Systems, Inc. (ITS) introduces a new addition to its already popular family of water quality testing parameters. Its new eXact® strip Micro Hydrogen Peroxide test, available for the eXact iDip®, eXact® Micro 20, and eXact® Micro 10 photometers can test for a greater range of concentrations, making this test ideal for a wide range of industries. Accurate results…

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Pond Reality TV Show in the Works!

The rumors are true. Eric Triplett, the Pond Digger, just signed a deal for a reality TV show. The Pond Digger and his team shot a pilot show in November 2013, hired an agent and pitched their show to Hollywood. After 6 months of negotiations, a deal was \"inked.\"

Due to a confidentiality agreement, the production company cannot be disclosed and a network cannot be identified….

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Water Filtration Basics

Michelle Hess

Big ponds and lakes rely on biological filtration to keep the water clean while water gardens and small ponds are usually designed to involve all three types.

Bio-Security in Ponds

Carolyn Weise

Prior to the initial outbreak of KHV in the United States, the worst thing we had to deal with was the dreaded Aeromonas in koi ponds. Read along as Carolyn Weise of Ecological Laboratories describes the details and dangers of the KDV outbreak.

Think Tick Season is Over? Think Again.

Stan Cope, Ph.D.

Ticks are active through October and until the first freeze, so gardeners, landscapers, horticulturists and pond contractors need to remain vigilant in preventing bites while outdoors this fall

Photos of the FUTURE: High-tech drones enhance water feature photography

Benjamin Timmermans

From underwater cameras to shots from space, amazing photography has always relied on amazing technology. And according to Benjamin Timmermans of Liquid Landscapes, the next revolutionary tech innovation is already here! Flying drones are transforming every industry from real estate to agriculture, and the pond industry is next. See how drone photography can bring your pond business to the next level.

Defeating DROUGHT: The many advantages of rainwater harvesting

Mike Garcia

It glimmers, it shines, and it’s at the bottom of your pond. No, it’s not a wishing coin thrown in by a naughty neighbor — it’s Hikari Moyo! As marketable as they are beautiful, these patterned koi have a brilliant, metallic sheen that will set any koi lover’s heart aflutter. Here, Taro Kodama shares the important characteristics to look for when appreciating this unique and shiny variety.

Make Your Pond Shine with Great Light Design: Why water feature lighting is more than just show

AJ Hetzke

To many water garden designers, lighting is the lowest item on the priority totem pole. To AJ Hetzke of illuminfx, it’s the difference between a drab water feature you rarely get to enjoy and a mind-altering wonderland that enchants 24/7. Turn to page 20 to discover the secrets that will bring a whole new dimension of light, shadow and magic to your installations!