Uses of hydrated lime in fish ponds.

D. A. Hansell, C. E. Boyd

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Hydrated lime is not as suitable as agricultural limestone for increasing pH and total alkalinity in soft water ponds, but small amounts of hydrated lime may be applied during dry summer months to increase alkalinity for several weeks in ponds that have such high water exchange rates during wetter months that conventional applications of agricultural limestone are ineffective. -from Sport Fishery Abstracts

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)49-58
Number of pages10
JournalProceedings - Annual Conference, Southeastern Association, Fish & Wildlife Agencies
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980
Externally publishedYes

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  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)


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