A backyard fish pond can be a very relaxing centerpiece to home landscaping. But building and maintaining the pond takes time, effort and money. One way to save money is to make some of the products yourself. The most important thing to understand is that a fish pond is an ecosystem. The
Commercial fish farming in the United States has traditionally been dependant on natural waterways, such as Idaho's trout-rich Snake River and the catfish-rich ponds of the South. According to Dr. Leon Weiss, professor of cell biology at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine
Although many of the BiOrb tanks are manufactured to be placed directly on your existing furniture, it is often a good idea to consider the total weight of your fish tank prior to purchase. Aquariums filled with water, decorations and fish are quite simply, heavy. However, not all furniture is built
"Substrate" is simply a fancy word for what you put on the bottom of your aquarium. For most reef aquarists, live sand is the substrate of choice, but crushed coral or gravel may be used with or instead of live sand, or the aquarist may opt to build a plenum beneath the substrate. Some aquarists eve
Aquariums house pet fish.Aquarium image by crossgolfing from Fotolia.comAquariums are utilized in all types of settings to house pet fish of different types. Aquariums are made up of a glass structure, which is supported by a stable aquarium stand. They can house multiple fish, depending...