Why Algae Occurs and How to Get Rid Of It

String Algae It is the case that every spring, as temperatures rise and daylight hours increase, an algal bloom occurs in almost everyone’s koi pond.  Dreaded algal blooms, like green water that make koi disappear from view or unsightly string algae that seems to pop up from nowhere, seem to be an inescapable [...]

By | 2017-07-12T18:49:29+00:00 June 15th, 2014|Algae Problems|63 Comments

What are the ideal water conditions for healthy koi?

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 from poor water quality, follow these guidelines for healthy water and healthy koi. [...]

By | 2017-05-15T02:59:15+00:00 January 20th, 2014|Pond Care|40 Comments