pond invasion

mary keogh asked 13 years ago

HelloMy natural pond has become invaded with tiny black maggotts shaped like a clove but smaller, i tip them out but they multiply, would goldfish eat them or would they eat the goldfish

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
The little black ‘maggots’ are more than likely the larvae of mosquitoes, some species of  which develop in ponds.

Goldfish would soon dispose of them.