green water after storm

brandy123June 13, 2013

has anyone tried or used Hydra Crystals for algae in pond

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rosiebeaglemom

Use the money you would spend on repeat applications of water treatments and invest in a UV light.

    Bookmark   June 13, 2013 at 4:52PM
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rsingley(z6a NJ)

Save the money on both and solve the problem of excess nutrients.

    Bookmark   June 13, 2013 at 7:40PM
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CaraRose

I'm going to assume that since the pond gets algae blooms after storms, it takes run off that flushes nutrients in, thus creating the nutrient overload.

    Bookmark   June 13, 2013 at 11:56PM
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sleeplessinftwayne(z4-5 IND)

Rain water is supposedly "pure" but it is mostly not. Raindrops form around tiny bits of dirt and dust and whatever else the wind picked up, and that comes down too. Storms can carry all sorts of debris with it. That includes the fertilizer someone spread on their lawns and fields.

    Bookmark   June 14, 2013 at 4:21AM
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