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Owned and developed by Invesca Development Group, Koi is being built on one of the largest land parcels with direct ocean access in South Florida POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Sept.
Keeping outside summer ponds clear of mosquito larva, clear and active does not take harmful chemicals.
Uniform Advantage secures early exclusives for Koi’s and Med Couture’s 2 newest colors in their spring collection.
Bird-B-Gone Inc. announces the launch of their new product, the Pond Defender, to protect Koi and other fish in garden ponds.
Beaver Creek Aquatics owner Justin Beaver announces they are now offering scientifically enhanced pond supply products that have been developed to improve the health of all aquatic life.
LOS ANGELES, Feb.
A British man running an online Sudoku competition for a $1.1 million home says he will let his fish pick the winner from correct entries. Insurance broker Dave Mackie, 49, said the winner of the Lancashire, England, home will be chosen from 14,000 correct entries by a system involving his pet koi fish and a touch-sensitive pad, The Daily Telegraph reported Tuesday. He said the pad will pick a winner when a fish brushes against it.
Employees of a garden shop and nursery in North Jersey are mourning the loss of four koi, apparently fish-napped by thieves.
Fish scales are making a splashy mark on home and garden accent pieces. The pattern is a great way to bring in marine decor to an outdoor summer party or to a tropical beach bash. _ Fish mirror, $54 at Salt of the Earth, salt-earth.com.
By DEIRDRE FLEMING Staff Writer The state's seizure of pet koi from a Freeport restaurant owner has been widely ridiculed by the public as an example of heavy- handed bureaucracy. But the issue is much broader than one man's fish tank.
The Crucian carp (Carassius carassius) is a member of the family Cyprinidae, which includes many other fish such as the Common carp, or the smaller minnows. They inhabit lakes, ponds, and slow-moving rivers throughout Europe and Asia. The crucian is a medium-sized cyprinid, which rarely exceeds a weight of over 3.3 lb (1.5 kg). They usually have a dark green back, golden sides, and reddish fins, although other color variations exist. It is known for its ability to survive without oxygen (up...
The Common Carp - or European Carp - (Cyprinus carpio) is a widespread freshwater fish distantly related to the common goldfish, which it is capable of interbreeding with. It gives its name to the carp family Cyprinidae. Originating in Europe and Asia, the common carp has been introduced into environments worldwide. It can grow to a maximum length of 4 feet (1.2 meters) and a maximum weight of 82.2 lb (37.3 kg). The oldest recorded age of this fish is 47 years. The wild, non-domesticated...
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