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  1. General Reef Discussion
    So i finally got my order of Fluconazole from Thomas Labs, this will be my post tracking day to day progress of the treatment in my 37 gallon tank/10 gallon sump system. so on a positive note, whether this works or not...got myself a $50 tootsie pop...Score 1 for me right?:dance: (not sure...
  2. The THINK Tank
    PROBLEM SOLVED, SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PICS! It took me , in all, 3 days (started thursday, ended saturday) to nuke 95% of my algae, as promised by Brandon429. Simple solution that cost me $3 total and some time I used the hydrogen peroxide way to nuke all of the algae, in the process i lost one...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so I have been battling GHA for a while. I blame it on not cooking my dry rock before setting up. Tank is 5 months old and 3 months post cycle. I scrubbed the rocks free of severe GHA with a toothbrush and added a large amount of fresh GFO to my reactor. Then...the water went very cloudy...
  4. Nano Reefs
    I am in need of assistance, background: I have a 12g aquapod I purchased roughly 6 years ago, initially set up tank, used live rock/sand cycled tank and stocked with a clown, goby various snails/hermits, a shrimp and a beautiful selection of lps's. Tank ran almost problem free for 3 years...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, I have been battling hair algae for the past 2 months and I am at a loss. The tank is 4 months old now (8gal IM nano, stock lights). I have 6lbs of rock and 5-6lbs of sand in the tank, cuc (10 dwarf cerith, 10 dwarf planixis, 2 nass), 2 clowns and a skunk cleaner shrimp. I feed frozen...
  6. Pencil Urchin

    GHA on Pencil Urchin
  7. General Reef Discussion
    I have been battling for several months what I thought was a GHA problem. I recently learned about another similar algae called calothrix. I did a huge cleanup today so there isn't too much left but can someone ID this as either GHA or calothrix? Thanks!
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Are Emerald Crabs good for Green Hair Alge?
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Whats up TRT, i was laying in bed last night thinking of my best option for getting rid of my GHA that is plaguing my tank. My plan is to take the rock out scrub it in a bucket of RO and let it sit for 24-48 hours doing this one piece at a time until all pieces are clean, than throwing...
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hello, Looking for some advise i have a 90 gallon corner tank set up, the tank is 18 days into its cycle i had a very small diatom bloom after 9 days but i now has a problem with Green Hair Algae and it seems to be getting worse. I am running a Phosban Reactor and RowaPhos this seems to be...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    Im battling GHA like never before lately, its so frustrating i hate the way it looks on my rocks. Its only on the rocks and a little on the back wall. I use RO but i had to top off a few times with tap water during hurricane sandy. But the GHA has been there even before the storm. Not sure what...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    I have some GHA in my 14G BioCube. I was wondering if it was safe to pull of the pieces place em in a bucket of RO and scrub the heck out of em, and than put em back in the tank?
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone. So i have a 75g display tank that overflows into a 30long frag tank then that overflows to my sump. The whole system is BB and i keep the detrius to a minimum in the tanks and sump. Siphon out a gallon or 2 about 2 or more times a week, and i also do a 15 gallon water...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    My 500Litre tank had severe green hair algae(GHA) and I started to use NOPOX around six months ago. It is a excellent product and from having GHA covering every rock surface plu rear tank glass, using NOPOX reduced the algae by 90-95%. My question is HOW do I get the algae to go completely...
  15. Northeast Florida Marine Aquarium Society
    For some reason I always get GHA in my reef ready over flow. Its really close to the light and has decent flow to pick up any food that may get sucked in there so I'm assuming thats why its the only place I get GHA. I cut it off every month or so but it always grows back. Any ideas on how to...
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