Breeding fish in artificial reservoirs
Such fish as carp and tench in the main lead independent lives and inhabit deep waters, in stagnant water, away from other fish. White and motley silver carp are quite large fish and can reach a weight of over fifty pounds. Love the warmth, eats the phytoplankton, and green algae. Channel catfish often exceed thirty pounds. To food consume almost everything that may feed on small fishes. The eel is a predatory fish with a long torso and feeds on other fish eggs, small fish, frogs. Pike is a predatory fish, into the diet of its food consists of the larvae of dragonflies, leeches, tadpoles, and other fishes.
Of course, to the fish to ensure the most suitable conditions for the existence of their need to feed. There are many videos, which explains the intricacies of proper nutrition of freshwater fish in home waters. Food can serve as feed for pigs, as well as special mixtures, wide range of which are sold in pet stores. At one time you have to throw so much feeding, how many fish can eat in 5-10 minutes. The fish are happy to float to the surface and grab food, smacking his lips. Feeding should increase in late autumn and early spring.If during the cold period the inhabitants remain in the reservoir, it was necessary to stock up nutrients to survive the winter and in the spring they need to recuperate. When the fish are under the ice, they arrive half asleep at the bottom, inactive and almost do not eat.
In an artificial pond of large size to feed the fish in most cases is not needed. This is because the ecosystem is there and so is stable and fish without much effort themselves, find their own food and not need additional care. In such ponds is quite different plants, microorganisms, insects and other food. And predatory fish species find their food among other fish, eggs, frogs, tadpoles, etc.
Rearing fish in a pond
The benefits of breeding fish at the site
Own artificial pond can be not only a place for their own recreation, but also it can be used in order to earn additional income. If it has enough fish, he big enough, he can serve, and in commercial purposes. Many fishers for good fishing can pay good money. Moreover, once the catch has been good, an avid fisherman, most likely, will want to come again, share with friends for your wonderful pastime and clients will be much more.