'Noble News and Views' Category
Late-summer fish die-offs are often the result of low dissolved oxygen in farm ponds. Follow these management tips for a healthy pond environment.
Here’s how to identify the American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) plant and manage it to protect more desirable aquatic vegetation in your ponds and lakes.
How to manage a stunted largemouth bass fishery depends on whether you want trophy fish or not. Here are best practices for either situation.
A seine survey is a relatively easy way to learn about fish populations in impoundments and streams and to help improvement management decisions.
Channel catfish is one of the three most commonly stocked fish species in Southern Great Plains (largemouth bass and bluegill are the others). Properly managed channel catfish provides an enjoyable sport fishery with relatively predictable results.
Rock weirs and flumes are effective options for preventing gully or ditch formation and for stopping the growth of existing gullies or ditches.
An update of the demonstration projects conducted on the property thus far.
Two characteristics that should be considered before constructing a new pond are depth and watershed.
Improving spillway design can help reduce or eliminate future problems.