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Building My Backyard Koi Haven - by Randy Tan

Posted by Jean Bansemer on

Randy Tan has been raising koi for several years and as a seasoned koi owner he knew first hand the importance of clean and healthy pond water for his scaled friends.  When his koi outgrew his current pond, he did what every koi lover would lover would do and built them a bigger and better home! Randy came to Play it Koi in spring of 2020 seeking the very best of the best in pond filtration. He had the vision for a backyard oasis for his koi with the clearest pond water available. We set him up with the best of the best in...

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Article 33: Pond System Resilience – Automation, by Jeff Richardson

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Pond System Resilience – Automation (Article 33)

Automation devices and solutions that may allow you to be informed of an issue in real-time OR prevent a disaster altogether.  It could potentially save the life of your pond animals, pets or even a child’s life

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Article 32: Pond System Resilience – Mitigation, by Jeff Richardson

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Pond System Resilience – Mitigation (Article 32)

Mitigation is a way to lessen the issue, not directly solve or bypass the issue.  This buys time – time to swap in replacement gear, time to get your fish moved, or time to correct the original issue

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Article 31: Pond System Resilience – Redundancy, by Jeff Richardson

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Pond System Resilience – Redundancy (Article 31)

To ease the assessed situations in the previous article, there are things you can do to reduce risk and make your pond more resilient.  This may eliminate the risk or give you more time to address the issue

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Article 30: Pond System Resilience – Risk Assessment, by Jeff Richardson

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Pond System Resilience – Risk Assessment (Article 30)

Having a water feature is not without risk.  The risk may be minor, or if you have a lot invested in fish or equipment for instance, the risk may be large.  Perform a risk assessment and weigh your options carefully.  Write down the various “what if” scenarios listed below and assess you feature for all possible outcomes.

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