Grass Carp can be a viable and effective management tool for dealing with a variety of pond and aquatic weeds and vegetation. They offer a non-chemical and eco-friendly way to keep many unwanted plants at bay. Their cost is pretty affordable, particularly in relation to how long (usually years) they may provide valuable support for a pond.
There are many things that can grow in a large pond or lake. Algae is one of the more common things you’ll find but along with that, or in place of it, a pond weed will take root and sometimes take over a pond or water way. Some of these aquatic weeds can be very invasive and the more well established they become the harder they can be to control. In this article we’ll talk about some of the more common pond weeds one might find across North America and we’ll provide some tips on the best ways to control them.