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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Does anybody else deal with sand like debris coming out of their rock work while running a bare bottom tank? I removed the sand bottom about a year ago now and thought it was just remaining sand coming out of the rock work. But the amount of sand that accumulates between water changes doesn't...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    I have live rock in my 29 biocube set up two months ago. In multiple locations on the live rock, I see long clear to white tentacles extended out. The entry point is an orange dot which I tried to grab with tweezers without sucess. I assume this is some sort of worm but every once in a while it...
  3. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hi guys I need some help identifying this growth on my rocks. I had my 40gallon tank set up in July 2011. So it's almost 5 months old. I'm currently using only one power head (hydor koralia evolution 750mpg) to create movement in the water. Infact I test my water today and it's within normal...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    i have a 14 gallon biocube. recently i have been looking in the tank and there is floating debris everywhere. i think it is sand from the sand bed. Could my zebra dartfish be stirring up the sand. are my fish going to be ok? it is everywhere. thank you
  5. Nano Reefs
    hey everybody, i have a 14g biocube and seem to have little particles in the water they almost look like dust. i have looked a little bit online and the term microbubbles came up. i do not know what it is or how to get rid of it.i also recently started dosing my water with reef complete to get...
  6. Margaritaville
    Just so you know, Earth is entering a stream of dusty debris from Halley's Comet, and this is causing the annual Orionid meteor shower. If forecasters are correct, the shower will peak on Wednesday morning, Oct. 21st, with dozens of meteors per hour. The best time to look is during the dark...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Finished cycling the new 90 with uncured live rock. The rock was scrubbed several times during the process. It has left some debris which has settled on the sand in the tank. Should I syphon this out or leave it?????
  8. General Reef Discussion
    this past week I moved a LR. first time any LR has been moved in my tank in like a year. underneath and behind the LR was this gray debris that started to cloud the water. Correct me if i'm wrong but should i hook-up a powerhead inside the tank and connect a plastic tube to the PH and go...
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