Porzului, anybody that has a pond in the country, wants to revive it: to plant water plants, make a stream or waterfall. And many of the owners of these ponds are installing a fountain, and finally, trigger fish. Stocking of reservoirs is a common phenomenon in our days. And the school of fish not often associated with utilitarian needs, not to feed the family, but for beauty. For aesthetic pleasure. Fish and plants in the pond closely interact.
In the daytime the plants, using the reaction of photosynthesis, water consume carbon dioxide and give back oxygen. Fish breathe this oxygen. In the dark aquatic plants, like fish, consume the oxygen and works the same as the fish exhale carbon dioxide. When plants in the pond the excess, then in the morning, when the concentration of oxygen in water is negligible fish starts to die from lack of oxygen.
M OST fish species, e.g. carp or other herbivorous carp. They eat aquatic vegetation. With one hand they are cleaning the pond of excess vegetation, but on the other hand they can destroy the aquatic plants that you are trying to cultivate. Spending and the stocking of the pond, it is necessary to consider, if you want to have both fish and aquatic plants at the same time. Ie need to consciously choose the right types of plants and fish species for your pond. Continue reading