Managing the dynamic nature of pond ecology can be a challenge. Pond owners are often managing for several different priorities: fishing, wildlife habitat, water for irrigation, or livestock. Basic construction, plants, and fish stocking will be covered in addition to ongoing management concerns.
Kenneth Rust received a master's in Fisheries and Aquaculture from Louisiana State University and has been working in the pond and lake management field for 19 years. He has a wide range of practical experience, including water features, aquatic plant culture, fish culture, retention ponds, farm ponds and recreational lakes.
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Don't have a pond, but would like one? Here's an article from MOTHER EARTH NEWS about Building a Fish Pond.