• How to Measure Your Pond or Lake

    How to Measure Your Pond or Lake

    Knowing the size of your pond is essential for any pond or lake owner. Accurate pond size will help you effectively manage your pond, including determining dosage rates for chemicals and beneficial bacteria, properly sizing an aeration system, calculating how many fish to stock, and determining which fountain will make the most of your outdoor space. Calculating pond size is not difficult, but it does require a few simple tools, the right equation, and a little work. Calculate Size Start by measuring your pond's length and width, which will help determine acreage.... Read More »