Category: Water Quality
Water Quality Matters
Managing water quality is the single most important skill required to keep happy and healthy fish that grow well. If you take care of the water the fish will largely take care of themselves. Learn how to detect pollution by careful observation of your fish and plants coupled with regular water analysis using simple test kits.
The importance of oxygen Lack of dissolved oxygen in a pond kills more fish than any other reason. It can be detected by fish gulping at the surface as they desperately try to suck in more oxygen. At lower levels
Top of your list of testing equipment, for any aquatic system, is a means of measuring pH. This is even more important for aquaponic systems. Drop Test kits and test papers are available but I thoroughly recommend investing in a