Your chlorine level needs to be increased to 3-5ppm and kept at that level. This will help you control them.
Add a bottle of "Pool First Aid". This will break the water's surface tension and the striders can't stay afloat and will drown. This is a temporary fix because, in my experience, more always show up.
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Water striders have tiny hairs on their feet that enables them to walk on the surface tension of water without getting wet.
An insect that skims along water striders. The scientific name for these insects is Gerridae. The majority of these water striders are freshwater bugs.
Surface tension is important to water striders because surface tension gives them the ability to float and not sink and drown.
yes they are called water striders!
they are called water striders
Lanna Cheng has written: 'The water-striders of Ontario' -- subject(s): Gerridae 'The water-striders of Ontario' -- subject(s): Gerridae
Yes. Water Striders do it all the time.