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  1. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    I just got home from a friends house and I noticed my imperator angel looked pale. At closer look, it looked like it was covered in a fine white powder, and so are the majority of my other fish! I havent added anything new at all to the tank. I dont think it is ich because ive seen that many...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    This thread's title references this childrens poem. I find it describes my attitude towards reefing I am a link in Amida Buddha's golden chain of love that stretches around the world. I must keep my link bright and strong. I will try to be kind and gentle to every living thing and protect all...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    ok, here is my thread! hey all!!! i need advise and help and since i wasnt really getting it from anyone.. CAUSE YOU ALL left me.. :weep: ok, im done... Octoman was helping... but thats it! LOL... ok... sooo.. here is the story of my 90 turned over almost threee times till it became an actual...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    This is more frustrating then getting good stacked photos of show puppies! I took over 2 dozen photos, and these are the only good ones! The rest were too blurry, too dark, too fuzzy Blech My very P*ssed off xenia lOL This thing was barely an inch tall and 1.5 heads when I bought it end of...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    I was just wondering if anyone has ever had a long-nose hawk fish in a reef tank? I keep reading different things on the internet saying they are reef-compatible and some website say they are not. Anyone who has ever had one let me know. Thanks!
  6. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hi guys, I am posting this on behalf of my parents since I am visiting them right now. They have a very well-established (5+ years old) 6 foot long marine tank, sand bottom, with fish and coral. Recently they've gotten a pretty bad aiptasia infestation, which I guess started when one...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    Hey I was suggested a Long nose hawk @ the LFS and I fell in love with the homeboy until I noticed he is a complete jerk to everything in the tank. He goes ape **** everytime one of my shrimp ( i have a cleaner and a fire) comes out to eat... It completely pisses me off. Is it worth trying to...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, i've had an off and on problem with nitrates, the tank came with a fine dust of well, crap I guess, from the former owner feeding only one fish and with the bristle worms i'm thinking of pulling all sand and replacing it or cleaning it if that's possible I have a 55 gallon, and am worried...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    Here's a couple new shots of my tank Current parameters Temp 77.8 f Salinty 1.023 (currently raising this, had a little mishap with the skimmer and the ATO system) Ph 8.17 ORP 366 Calcium 410 Alk 9 dkh
  10. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys I'm interested in your opinions on the following two questions: I have a 55G reef tank; LPS & softies, tube anemone, shrimps, hermits, snails & a brittle star. Fish are comprised of a small yellow tang, 4 chromis and a royal gramma. I also have a 55G sump that runs almost full (I...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    just bought 2 peppermint shrimp to help clean the tank. i was worried about them getting along with the coral banded shrimp whom is much bigger. i didn't think about the birdnose wrasse :doh:who caught them both and ate them whole :bigeek:before the coral banded new they hit the water. :idea...
  12. General Reef Discussion
    Well I decided to get the camera out this afternoon. I know, I know, but this guy was a rescue about 4 months ago and he had only about 6-7 arms then, he now is all full and doing great!(IMO) Looks awesome anyway. This anemone split (so what you see is the mom and the...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, I'm not getting the hang of taking photos, but here's a few When i first set it up Mama's Helper Boy those chromis look HUGE Not sure why he looks the colour he does, and my hawk fish pics didn't turn out :P
  14. Reef Fish
    I broke down and picked up two new fishies, a royal gamma basslet & a tiny little hawk fish, I am in love, they're soo **** cute, tho I haven't seen the basslet eat. Tried pellets, flakes, and now goign to drop a 'gumball' of shrimp in.
  15. Photography Forum
    a few pictures of my pair of hawk fish. Thats enough posing for one day:funny::funny:
  16. General Reef Discussion
    Here are a few of the fish I picked up today while helping a friend take down her tanks :( I promise to take good care of them I hope they do well My Tominni is a bit of a bully :(
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Found this guy on the weekend and couldn't say no. He's a pretty tough little fish too, my yellow tang and Coral Beauty angel both tried to intimidate him.....but he just pretends lie they are not even there. Its kinda funny to watch because the bigger fish almost seam to get madded the more he...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Ok...so some people have suggested that I go with freshwater for this tank...I am liking the idea a little better...hate to leave the void behind the bar. Can some of you give me some ideas for a nice freshwater set up that would be low maintenance (I don't think I want plants - don't want...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    Ok, so it's a month away LOL. . but i'm making plans to go up to that fish place next month, and am tyring to figure out what shall be my next fishie I have two percula clown fish and four green chromis, that be it. Thoughts opinions on these? Royal Gamma Basslet Strawberry Pseudochromis...
  20. "Soft" corals
    Well picked it up this afternoon, been in the tank for a couple of hours.
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