FAQ Category: Dosing

Can I Keep my UV Filter on When Dosing Nualgi?

No, you should turn off the UV filter when dosing Nualgi. UV filters are designed to kill certain parasites and harmful bacteria. Unfortunately, they also kill beneficial bacteria, microbes and diatoms in the water column. Nualgi is designed to create a healthy...

How Do I Dose Nualgi in my Pond?

It is important to know the volume of water in your pond before dosing Nualgi. Nualgi is dosed at 1ml per 1000 gallons per week in ponds with algae. If possible, Nualgi should be dosed early in the morning. For ponds under 5000 gallons with good flow, Nualgi can be...

Do I Need to Aerate While Using Nualgi Ponds?

Nualgi Ponds and aeration both lead to increased dissolved oxygen which is good for fish and plants. Once your pond is healthy, you can experiment with lower levels of aeration. How to choose the best aerator for your...

What Happens if I Overdose my Pond?

Nualgi overdose will result in excessive diatoms in your pond. Diatoms not consumed by zooplankton will settle to the bottom of your pond. Overdosing will not lead to a significant negative reaction but is simply a waste of the...