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Assisting Clients with Pond Questions

Time limit: 60 days


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Intended Audience

This course is for OSU Extension staff. 

Time Requirements

  • Four hours total
  • The course is divided into 13 modules which can be completed at your own pace.
  • Each module should take approximately 20 minutes to complete.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to

  • Describe best practices for pond management and troubleshooting common problems.
  • Locate key information about common pond management problems.
  • Assist clients with common problems related to pond management.

Teaching Method

This is an asynchronous, self-paced, course.  You will engage in learning activities, and take quizzes.  


  • Pond Stocking
  • Overabundant Pond Plants
  • Algae
  • Fish Kills
  • Muddy Ponds
  • Building a Pond
  • Urban Ponds
  • Toxic Algae
  • Wormy Fish
  • Adding Plants
  • Water Tests
  • Water Gardens
  • Livestock Watering

Completing the Course

  • To complete the course, you must access all pages and earn 85% on the Assessment.
  • Once you have completed the course, you can print a certificate of completion. 

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