FAQ Category: Basics

Will Nualgi Harm my Bio Filter?

No. Nualgi has demonstrated an amplification of bio filters due to increased dissolved oxygen levels in the pond water column leading to larger aerobic bacteria and beneficial microbe colonies.

Why Grow Diatom Algae?

Diatoms, one of the most common types of phytoplankton, are microscopic food power cells. They convert nitrogen, phosphorus and carbon dioxide into oxygen-rich organic compounds that create a healthy ecosystem in your pond. The structure of diatom algae differs from...

Will Nualgi Ponds Reduce the Odor of my Pond?

The emission of hydrogen sulfide and others related odors are stopped when the Diatoms create aerobic conditions. Diatoms increase the dissolved oxygen level of water and therefore convert anaerobic conditions to aerobic...