Explains how to transform backyard gardens into living ecosystems that are not only enjoyable retreats for humans, but also sanctuaries for wildlife.... clear in a natural pond, a re-circulating pump does increase oxygenation in the pond, and water movement discourages mosquitoes from breeding and helps control algal bloom build-up. ... They also have insatiable appetites for frog eggs, polliwogs, dragonfly eggs, and nymphs. ... Bog areas around the pond extend wildlife habitat even farther, and they help tie the pond to the rest of the landscape.
|Title||:||The California Wildlife Habitat Garden|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2012-07-09|