Trading Nutrients for Fish

The concept of including fisheries management in strategies for water quality improvement is not new, but floating islands give the notion a boost. The simple concept is, add lots and lots of substrate and the fish will come! Catch plenty of fish and you will sequester the unwanted nutrients in a more appropriate part of the eco-system – lunch! In a recent article published in Pond Boss, Bruce explores the concept of turning Phosphorus into fish to improve water quality. Here’s a quick link to the article: Click here to download PDF.