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  Document CR-9202 Grass Carp for Pond Weed Management

By Marley Beem. This current report describes how grass carp can be used for weed management in ponds. Reviewed May 2014.

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  Document CR-9205 Fingerlings for Pond Stocking

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet provides a listing of fingerling and fish farming suppliers.Reviewed May 2014.

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  Document L-420 Water Quality Testing and Fish Health

By Marley Beem and Hailin Zhang. This brochure discusses how water quality can affect the health of fish. Reviewed September 2016.

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  Document L-466 Aquatic Herbicides: Essential Information for New Applicators

By Marley Beem. This leaflet aims to highlight important things to know when using aquatic herbicides. This is a quick reference to the most important issues when using aquatic herbicides.

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  Document NREM-101 Are Herbicides Safe to Use in My Pond?

By Marley Beem. This Fact Sheet discusses reasonable precautions when considering the use of herbicides to treat aquatic plants, and dispels worries from misunderstanding about aquatic herbicides.

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  Document NREM-2883 Pond Management for Livestock, Fish, and Wildlife

By Terry Bidwell, Marley Beem, Dwayne Elmore, and David Engle. This fact sheet discusses how to manage ponds for livestock, fish, and wildlife. Reviewed November 2013.

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  Document NREM-9206 Common Pond Problems

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet offers some solutions to common problems, but does not discuss everything that you need to know in order to manage a pond.  Reviewed September 2016.

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  Document NREM-9209 Improve Fishing in Your Pond

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet provides information needed to make good choices to improve fishing in your pond, rather than eliminating all fish and starting over. It discusses desirable and undesirable fish species for ponds, ways to assess fish population problems, and size limits and other means of correcting or maintaining the balance between predator and prey species. Reviewed March 2013.

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  Document NREM-9210 Neighborhood and Urban Pond Management

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet discusses common urban pond problems and how to address them. Reviewed July 2014.

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  Document NREM-9211 Pond Plants: Weeds or Beneficial?

By Marley Beem. This Fact Sheet aims to help rural and urban pond owners maintain the right amount and types of plants so they can enjoy a pleasing pond appearance, better fishing and longer pond life.

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  Document NREM-9212 Keep Your Pond in Good Condition

By Marley Beem. Without maintenance, pond life is shortened and major repairs are often needed. This Fact Sheet aims to provide a simple set of steps to ensure the investment for the pond is protected.

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  Document NREM-9213 Toxic Blue-Green Algal Blooms

By Marley Beem and Elisabeth Giedt. This fact sheet discusses blue-green algal blooms and the toxic effects on animals. 

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  Document NREM-9214 Midges, Mosquitoes and Ponds

By Marley Beem. This Fact Sheet details reasonable steps to reduce midge and mosquito problems.

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  Document SRAC-360 Aquatic Weed Management: Control Methods

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet discusses control and prevention of weeds in the pond.  Reviewed September 2016.

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  Document SRAC-361 Aquatic Weed Management: Herbicides

By Marley Beem. This fact sheet discusses the use of herbicides in the control of aquatic weeds. Reviewed June 2014.

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  Document SRAC-435 Water Gardens

By Michael Masser. This fact sheet discusses planning and construction of a water garden, including choosing plant and fish types. Reviewed June 2014.

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