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  1. "Soft" corals
    I may be biting off more than I can chew with this question, but I've read soooo many threads on Phosphate control, alk/calium/mag levels, lighting everything. But I need to figure out why I don't have growth in my tank. I personally have had moderately high phosphate levels but I believe I...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hello, I was looking for some advice on lowering my phosphates a bit more in my tank. I had it setup as fish only, with LF, for a little over 2 years and I am working on switching over to a reef tank. During that time there was about 6 months where I used tap water for water changes because I...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Just a quick question. How high must phosphates actually be to bring harm to the inverts?
  4. General Reef Discussion
    I have a 125 gallon saltwater tank that for the last few months has given me fits with green algae. It builds up particularly bad on the front glass. It is more like a green dust more than anything. I have to clean the glass every 2 days with a magnet scraper or it gets totally out of hand. It...
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