As I posted before, I lost all my fish and half of my corals due to hurricane Irma. Had to evacuate Key Largo and we were not allowed back for a couple of days. I was out of my house for 6 days. Found I had lost power but I do not know for how long. I had left tank with an automatic battery...
Keep your tank safe when disaster strikes!
With all of the time, money and effort we dedicate to becoming excellent stewards of aquatic life, investing in backup equipment and having backup saltwater prepared are precautions every hobbyist should take.
How to Keep Your Aquarium Inhabitants Alive During a Power Outage
With winter fast approaching and severe weather on the horizon, power loss is bound to happen.
Here are some tips to help you prepare in case your electricity ever goes out.
Redundancies and Backups: 8 Ways to Prevent your Reef Tank from Crashing
Although we hope for the best, today we are going to share some of the lessons we have learned—sometimes the hard way—about how to prepare for the worst.
As most of you know, we here in Eastern NC just went through a Small hurricane. As with most hurricanes, we had power outages, 7.5 hours for us. I have run a regular battery backup on my tank for a long time. Mostly to keep my light's timers from losing their settings and to keep a couple of...