January 2017

Pond Management is for the birds! A toddler could do it.


Managing a pond or lake is like having a unruly garden! Texas has over 1 million small ponds or lakes with a majority privately owned. Ponds are usually built for several purposes: irrigation, livestock watering, and recreation. Recreation is probably the most important reason for building a pond now days. Unfortunately, most ponds are poorly [...]

Pond Management is for the birds! A toddler could do it.2020-02-17T16:44:15-06:00

November 2015

Aeration for Lakes and Ponds


Twin Oaks Ponds offering Aeration Services Oxygen is the single most important water quality parameter there is when it comes to managing your lake or pond. The sufficient amount of oxygen varies from pond to pond and lake to lake. Much of it centers on the biological oxygen demand (B.O.D.) and water temperature.  Twin Oaks [...]

Aeration for Lakes and Ponds2017-05-27T18:58:06-05:00

October 2015

Windy Hills adds Aeration to pond


Already serviced monthly by Twin Oaks Pond & Lake Consulting the board of Windy Hills Farm wanted to take proactive steps toward healthy, muck free pond near the condos. Today we installed an Airmax PS30 bottom-diffused aeration system in their pond.

Windy Hills adds Aeration to pond2020-02-17T16:42:49-06:00

February 2014

Controlling Algae


It's that time of the year, when winter is holding on ferociously, spring is around the corner, and summer is not far behind.  As managers of lakes and ponds it's time to reassess our annual algae and vegetation management plans / prescriptions. As a professional we are always asking what, why, when, where, and how [...]

Controlling Algae2020-02-17T16:45:46-06:00