What Lake Maintenance Involves
When it comes to the water quality in a lake, oxygen plays a huge role.
It is essential for animals and plant life to have a sufficient oxygen
supply. By ensuring the lake is properly aerated, this will help keep the
ecosystem in prime shape.
Having enough plant life around the area and on the lake itself would help.
Be sure to get rid of algae and weeds which will counteract this process.
There are also specialized equipment that can provide both surface and
Natural is Best
While we want to take care of the plant life around the area, it is best
to stick to natural solutions when doing so. Gardening products used
should be free from chemicals. Eco-friendly products will help make
sure that the lake and the plants do not take in harmful pollutants that
can affect the quality of water and the ecosystem of the lake.
Every once in a while, you should do a test of the water quality.
This will tell you more about the levels of Nitrates, Nitrites,
and Phosphates in the lake. In a properly maintained body of water,
neither of these compounds should be at a high level.
If you spot an anomaly, it is best to find out the cause
and seek a solution.