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New Stormwater Certification

Friday, March 4, 2016
Congratulations to Bill Smith, who just received his stormwater BMP certification from NC State! Bill is a crew leader at Dragonfly Pond Works, and handles many of our largest lake… read more

A small dragonfly is found to be the world’s longest-distance flyer

Friday, March 4, 2016
The body and wings of the dragonfly Pantala flavescens have evolved in a way that lets the insect glide extraordinary distances on weather currents. Credit: Greg Lasley A dragonfly barely… read more

Dragonfly Pond Works Names Scott Blevins Wilmington Branch Manager

Friday, March 4, 2016
Dragonfly Pond Works Names Scott Blevins Wilmington Branch Manager  Greater Wilmington a Growth Market for Dragonfly’s Environmental Services   RALEIGH, North Carolina, December 1, 2015 — Dragonfly Pond Works, an environmental… read more

Solar Aeration

Friday, May 15, 2015
Solar aeration systems are pretty common, and you may be thinking that a solar aerator would be a great addition to your lake or pond. It would be a good… read more

Pond & Lake Inspections

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Your pond or lake is a thing of beauty and very busy. It stretches and strains to improve the water quality of its community and to prevent flooding. It grows… read more

Pond & Lake Spring Planting

Monday, April 27, 2015
We have previously talked about the usefulness of lake plantings. Plants, whether they are on islands or on shores, prevent erosion, filter stormwater run-off, and contribute to healthy ecosystems.… read more