The pond – a beautiful decoration of a country house or infield. Properly planned and secured all the necessary pond will create a comfortable microclimate, will attract the attention of guests, and the owners will give an opportunity to relax and regain good mood.
To provide microclimate and cleanliness of the pond help pond equipment such as pumps, aerators, filtration system, and accessories – scissors, tongs, skimmers, nets, cleaners the bottom. Experts will help to choose the equipment that best suits Your goals. One thing a large pond where you can fish and swim, and quite another – a small decorative pond. From its size and functions depends on the capacity of the purification system. Mechanical filters clean the water in several ways. Water is disinfected with ultraviolet light, algae and debris remain on the brushes, the porous material separates the microorganisms and the minerals release water from harmful substances. In addition to mechanical filtration in ponds used bioform. For example, in the area of shallow water you can create the swamp with the special plants that will filter the water. Reed will miss the air under the ice in winter. Gravel and small stones will saturate the water with necessary minerals. While a variety of fountains and waterfalls adorn the pond, and provide oxygen to its inhabitants. Continue reading
Few people know the difference, the difference in the words “the pond”, “lake”, “reservoir”, meanwhile, the understanding of each of these words leads to understanding fishing in these places, eventually, to success, to the fish.
What is the difference between fishing on a pond from fishing, say the reservoir ?
To begin with, the pond and the reservoir is, in any case, artificial water features, while the lake is actually a naturally occurring body of water.
The pond is always created for human needs. Goals can be different: irrigation of any land, often fields, water, for sanitary or service needs and, of course, for fish farming.
Differences between the pond and the reservoir are enclosed in the volume of water contained in each water body. It is considered that if it to 1 million cubic meters of water, this body of water is called a pond, if more than a million – reservoir. That would not get lost in the numbers, imagine an artificial reservoir in the length and width of 600 meters and an average depth of 2 meters, this would be considered a pond, if the average depth is 4 meters – that is the reservoir. Continue reading
Brief description: Compact and at the same time volumetric Atlas-guide includes information on more than 1000 species and varieties of freshwater fish that can be seen in aquariums around the world. Among them are well-known to aquarists types and new, the content of which has been mastered only recently.
The book contains descriptions of each collection, readers will gain General information about the historic homeland of the fishes of this group, their natural habitats and the modern habitat. In addition to the basic characteristics of the family described coloration and its changes with age; provides data about the volume of the aquarium, the conditions and requirements for water filtration; described diet, particularly reproductive behavior, as well as some interesting facts about the life of fish under natural conditions.
Very fully described such families as cyprinids, cichlids, labyrinth and many others. Aquarium catfish are represented by several families. In the book, a detailed account of discus, guppies, gold fish and koi are the types that have many varieties,differing in size, coloring, body shape and fins. Continue reading