Fish not only enliven the garden pond and eat the mosquito larvae and other insects. It should be noted that their presence does not affect the purity of the pond.
When choosing a fish species should be guided by the size of the reservoir.
For example, koi need space not less than 7.5 m 2. In addition, they are harmful to the plants-oxygenators.
Requires less space Golden Orff, she’s had enough of the pond with an area of 3.5 m 2. This beige-pink fish, graceful and active. Maximum its body length 50 cm, but it rarely reaches such dimensions.
For a very small pond like a goldfish or shubunkin.
The first one has a dark Golden color. Its varieties differ elongated waving tail fin. Continue reading
As you know, climate change and mutation of animals has ceased to be a rarity and few people are surprised. Familiar to the inhabitants of Rome and became such a spectacle: from the waters of the river Tiber at any time of the day popping two-metre catfish, grab birds, politisk too close to the water, and eat them. Eaten can be also rats, mice, otters and even dogs.
These catfish are called “river sharks”. This is not normal peaceful fish, which we used to see in domestic rivers and lakes, and predatory violators of the laws of nature. By studying quick and terrifying mutation data of fishes was carried out by scientists from the University of Toulouse, France.
As a result, they came to the conclusion that it is absolutely uncharacteristic for som behavior is attributable to poor environmental conditions. Because of her, there was a significant depletion of the river bottom, fish and algae huge catfish was not enough to be sated, and they began to “jump” on anything they can catch. There are even cases when catfishes mutants tried to attack the man. Continue reading
What can make the pond really alive? Of course fish. One watching them calms the nervous system and gives confidence. Over time, these cute and harmless creatures get used to and even master that will take food out of his hands, but at first it is necessary for them to create certain conditions.
Sufficient volume of the pond, appropriate landscaping, night aeration, and if necessary filtering the main conditions for comfortable living of fish. The compatibility of different species and the overpopulation of fish equally important detail that should be considered. Please be aware that on 30 cm long fish requires a minimum of 1000 l of water. Sufficient depth of the pond would provide fish a safe winter. With a lack of aquatic vegetation would require powerful filtration. Continue reading