reservoirs

Fish in garden ponds

Beautiful, interesting, moving, shimmering in different colors of fish, perhaps, are an ornament to any body of water. However, connected with them a lot of trouble. To inhabit a variety of pond fish and plants, you must make the extensive and also diverse with bays, shallows, and deep pools. Best option is a system of multiple reservoirs, connected by shallow streams or waterfalls, General water circulation (from the bottom of the reservoir in the upper pump pumps). A good solution would be and one big pond with Islands, where water circulation is provided by several pumps installed around the perimeter of the reservoir.

The pond will contain fish, should not be very deep, because in this case you will not see its inhabitants, and in spring and summer it will be bad to warm up. Enough for him the area of 20-30 square meters with ice area of 6-8 square meters and a depth of 80 cm. Water should be clean, not contain chlorine. It is important that the fish could breathe. The saturation of the pond oxygen is one of the important points. He is allowed by means of pumps, the construction of the brook, the fountain, the cultivation of aquatic plants. At the bottom of the reservoir you can pour clean sand or gravel. This will allow the fish to bury themselves in the soil and hibernate until the spring thaw. Continue reading

“Golden fish” in garden pond

The recommended ponds reservoirs depth from 0.9 to 1.5 m and size 6 x 4 m. cultivation and breeding of carp or goldfish in the pond. even the small size, at his cottage – it is absolutely real!

Carp and carp are unpretentious representatives of the fish: they thrive and produce offspring in shallow warm without currents or with a small presence of reservoirs.

Yes, of course, well, if the pond is already there (the dam on the stream, fire pond, some fenced and cleared the drainage channel, etc.). And if there is none? In this case, the pond fish in the country you can dig up yourself. The recommended ponds reservoirs depth from 0.9 to 1.5 m and size 6 x 4 m. water In it will be a good warm up to a temperature of 24 to 26°, it will be the most favorable for pond fish in the garden felt quite comfortable. In this artificial reservoir may well be able to live a few dozen crucians up to 400 g and a couple carp bigger than that.

To grow and breed carp or goldfish in the pond, even of small size, in their own country, – it is absolutely real Continue reading

Carp pond

Two types exist in nature: pond and river. These species have noticeable differences from each other. First, pond carp has darker scales, and secondly, larger rivers, broader and also has a kind of hump, that is, a pronounced transition from the back to the head. Moreover, all States that pond look thicker and movable, produced significantly more offspring, and river a brother on the contrary is cunning, so to talk about fish. By the way, it should be noted that river and much faster growing, and are considered to be stronger. Pond carp is not just a certain fish.

These individuals have different forms and scales. The last species is considered the most beautiful of all. It is covered with scales of Golden hue, tall and long body, a broad fin on the back gray. Has a large caudal fin brownish, and the lower fins are mostly grey, less common purple. Eyes also differ in color Golden and black pupils. It is a bit like carp, but You will immediately see the difference, because on the lips of carp has a small mustache, and the body is longer in contrast all from the same carp.

In his pharynx has pharyngeal teeth, five on each side, katariinankatu carp for grinding the food. If You caught the lighter an individual, then it is a young fish that are not yet fully formed. The young differs in having a more hump back, a little skinny. Continue reading

Types of pond plants
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Question and answer on the care and maintenance.
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