Understanding Koi Pond Filtration

  Koi Pond Filtration: The Basics Koi ponds and koi keeping are gaining popularity in the U.S. and in many parts of the world. Koi ponds are as varied as the places they are found. Ponds can be deep or shallow, be natural or constructed with liners or concrete but no matter what form they [...]

By |2020-02-04T13:58:04+00:00January 29th, 2016|Pond Care & Filtration|9 Comments

Understanding the Biological Cycle of Your Koi Pond

The biological cycle is really better defined as the “nitrogen cycle” because primarily what pond keepers are concerned with is nitrogenous waste.  When it comes to elements, nitrogen is pretty common. In fact, it makes up almost 80% of our atmosphere so it’s not surprising that it should be found in many plants and animals, [...]

By |2017-05-15T02:51:38+00:00April 23rd, 2014|Pond Care & Filtration|5 Comments

What Are the Ideal Water Conditions for Healthy Koi? (9 factors discussed)

Proper koi fish care is an ongoing process (like many things in life). There will certainly be a lot of differing opinions on the best water conditions for koi but one thing remains constant: poor water quality leads to a host of other health problems that are certainly avoidable with proper care.  Because stress originates [...]

By |2019-06-11T01:48:12+00:00January 20th, 2014|Pond Care & Filtration|58 Comments