Bioretention Pond In Raleigh, North Carolina Restored

Mick RibaultBioretention Services, Blog

A properly functioning Bioretention pond collects and temporarily stores stormwater. Pollutants and sediments are removed as the stormwater filters through the system, keeping them from reaching lakes and streams. An improperly functioning Bioretention pond does not drain properly and can lead to a multitude of issues, including poor filtration, flooding, sinkholes, fines for non-compliance, and/or becoming a mosquito-infested swamp. At Dragonfly Pond Works we are experienced in creating and maintaining Bioretention ponds. Over the years we have repaired and rebuilt … Read More

Stormwater Pond Management in South Carolina and Beyond

Mick RibaultPond Management

The South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium is a science-based state agency that publishes the quarterly Coastal Heritage. Dragonfly Pond Works was featured in their in-depth article regarding stormwater pond management. The article discusses the history of stormwater management in South Carolina over the last several decades and the challenges HOA’s face in maintaining stormwater systems. It highlights our low impact, cost-effective sediment removal service that we utilized to restore a 75 acre dammed lake in Goose Creek, SC. The article … Read More

Dragonfly Pond Works Names Jared Beard Client Service Manager for Wilmington Branch

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Dragonfly Pond Works Announces New Client Service Manager for Wilmington Branch Coastal Carolinas a Growth Market for Dragonfly’s Environmental Services     APEX, N.C., November 9, 2018 — Dragonfly Pond Works, an environmental services firm specializing in lake and pond management and serving clients in the southeast and mid-Atlantic regions, has named Jared Beard to the position of client service manager, Wilmington branch, Dragonfly Pond Works (DPW) Sales Manager Arthur Quinby announced.   “The Wilmington client service manager is regional lead for … Read More

Florida Lake Management: Tampa Bay, Naples, Sarasota, Fort Myers, St. Petersburg, and Beyond!

Mick RibaultBlog, Pond Management

As an experienced pond and lake management company, Dragonfly Pond Works specializes in creating healthy, beautiful sanctuaries. Lakes add great value to any area. They are calming, aesthetically pleasing, beneficial to the environment, and great for recreation. However, in order to keep them this way they require maintenance at times just like ponds. The word pond may be in our name, but we are just as experienced and qualified to provide lake management solutions to maintain your local lake as a … Read More

Lake and Pond Maintenance: Hurricane Recovery

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Dragonfly Pond Works is an experienced lake and pond maintenance contractor operating in North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, and beyond. Given the nature of our work and the locations we operate in, we are highly qualified at assessing and providing necessary lake and pond maintenance following hurricanes. Provided below are our quick tips for what to look for in a lake or pond post-hurricane. Check sources where water enters and exits from your lake or pond. These sources will include inlet pipes, outlet pipes, and … Read More

Hurricane Recovery Resources: After Hurricane Florence

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Many people across South Carolina and North Carolina are in the process of hurricane recovery. Many others will continue to deal with flooding in the coming days. Dragonfly Pond Works is a proud member of many of the communities across North Carolina and South Carolina impacted by Hurricane Florence. We have compiled a list of resources that may be beneficial to those starting the process of hurricane recovery, those continuing to deal with flooding, and those wanting to help the hurricane recovery of others. If … Read More

Erosion Repair and Shoreline Restoration: Quality Service and Products In Florida and Beyond!

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As a lake and pond dredging contractor serving multiple states, Dragonfly Pond Works is very experienced in erosion repair and shoreline restoration. We recognize that clients may feel overwhelmed in choosing a quality contractor and service plan for erosion repair. The Dragonfly Team always strives to provide customers with quality information so that they can make educated decisions that fit within their budget. Our goal is to provide quality services and products that will not only look great, but will … Read More

Lake and Pond Management: Business Leaders and Innovators!!

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Dragonfly Pond Works specializes in lake and pond management. From the beginning, our mission has been to provide clients with water beautification solutions for lakes and ponds. That is our area of expertise and we haven’t wavered from that focus since day one. We strive to develop long-term relationships with our clients based on trust, quality, and timely service. Dragonfly Pond Works has grown over the years. We now provide lake and pond management services throughout the Mid-Atlantic region; however … Read More

Pond Maintenance Contractor: Stormwater Pond Health

Mick RibaultBlog, Pond Management

One of the Koi fish removed from the pond as part of improving its health.

As a pond maintenance contractor, the Dragonfly Pond Works Team regularly encounters ponds that have become unhealthy for a variety of reasons. We assess the pond, identify the problems, and provide solutions that will transform the pond back to its beautiful, healthy state. We recently evaluated this stormwater pond that had become ugly, muddy, and unhealthy. During our assessment, we identified the issue to be Koi fish.   People are often interested in Koi fish for their ponds due to their … Read More