It turned out, this wasn’t just another bonsai collection. I realized when I first arrived at the property that the view before me was bonsai, bonsai and many more bonsai trees!> Read more
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Hydroponics Systems for Water Gardens

A career in water has introduced me to many different industries. I am fortunate to have been involved in several of them over time — water features, natural lakes and ponds, and even wastewater — with water flow, filtration andMore...

Best Practices | Indoor Water Wall and Koi Pond with Air-Lift Technology

When the new owner of a yet-to-be-built home wants a koi pond and the house gets built around it, the pond shell is often the first concrete to be installed. Writing on the Water Wall This project started in lateMore...

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A Florida Recreational Pond Blends Swimming and Wildlife

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park is a historic institution in our nation’s oldest city. Since he was a child, zoo director John Brueggen’s passion for reptiles has grown into a highly regarded career engaged in and overseeing educationMore...

A Checklist for Diagnosing Koi Sickness

If your koi should die or even look sick, you would be in a panic. If you did not know why the koi was dead or sick, you might wonder if your other koi were in danger as well. BeingMore...

Choosing the Right Pond Liner

What else can be said about a pond liner, other than it’s just a big panel of rubber membrane included in a pond kit? The answer is … quite a lot. Here’s an introduction to several types of liners andMore...

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Pond Suppliers and Builders Produce a Key West Beauty

Did I mention Iguanas? In Chicago and Pennsylvania, we have Chipmunks not Iguanas!

Native Plantings Revive Wet Meadow Ecosystems

Water in the landscape creates many opportunities for habitat creation and enhancement. After all, the enjoyment that open-water habitats, backyard ponds and water features provide for amphibians, fish, birds and humans alike is well known and at the core ofMore...