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Aeration Controls Aquatic Midge Flies

Hibbs Grove, a residential housing development located in Cooper City, FL experienced an ongoing outbreak of swarming non-biting midge flies. These swarms prevented them from enjoying their lakefront property. The 6.5 acre lake has an average center depth of 22 feet. Shaped like the capital letter “E”, it is located in the middle of the... Read More
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Aeration Eliminates Accumulated Sediment

A community project at East Twin Lake in Michigan removed over 90 dangerous timbers from the lake in 2002. Once cleared, noticeable levels of sediment were observed. In 2002, aeration came to the aid of our upper lake. We were not satisfied seeing our lake filled with unsightly and increasing sediment. East Twin is a... Read More
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Winston Park Nutrient Reduction

Winston Park is a residential community in subtropical Coconut Creek, FL. The study lake is a borrow pit and retention pond, surrounded by landscaped lawn and partially by single-family homes. Due to a reduction in oxygen during fall turnover, this lake experienced massive fish kills every fall. Vertex installed an aeration system sized for 0.8... Read More
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Heron Cay Lake Destratified with Aeration

Heron Cay, a high-end gated residential development in South Florida , experienced a number of problems in their 21-acre lake. The lake needed to be destratified due to severely low oxygen levels at the bottom. Without beneficial bacteria to break down organics, heavy muck accumulation and foul odors were present. The lake used what little... Read More
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Bahia Del Mar Lake Restoration Case Study

Bahia Del Mar is a 14 acre lake located in St. Petersburg, FL. In January, 2012, the Home Owners Association contacted a local lake management company to request assistance with multiple lake issues. They experienced foul odors, ongoing fish kills and recurring algae blooms. Together, these signs pointed to the need for a full lake... Read More
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Vertex Awarded Mandolin Canal Pilot Project

The City of Cape Coral has awarded Vertex a contract for an AirGate bubble curtain system installation project. The system will run across the mouth of the Mandolin canal. The bubble curtain test will determine it’s effectiveness in keeping cyanobacteria in the river from entering and contaminating the Mandolin canal and its associated waterways. Vertex... Read More
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Vertex Donates Aeration to Kids House

SANFORD, FL: An aeration donation from Vertex Aquatic Solutions has the Kids House Wildlife Pond and Garden “bubbling over”. Improving the Pond’s Water Quality with an Aeration Donation A local lake management company provides ongoing water quality testing and monitoring for the Kids House Children’s Advocacy Center. Vertex became aware of the need for an... Read More
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Aeration Donated to Fire Ravaged Lake

State Parks and Inland Fisheries staff of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) are applauding donation of a replacement aeration system to improve water quality in Bastrop State Park pond. The wildfires that scorched most of Bastrop State Park burned the installed aeration purchased with TPWD restitution funds. Burned Aeration Replaced Through Vertex Donation... Read More
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