i have a 90 gallon with 70 lbs of live rock
1 kole tang
1 longnose hawk
4 green chromis
1 jama cardinal
1 red baja star fish (or is it bali?)
a turbo snail
2 margarita snails
2 red leg hermits
6 narsasuss snails
2 250w xm 10k bulbs
2 2 bulb coralife t5 fixtures for actinics...
I was out of town for 8 days and when I got home my tank sitter said that my Green Polyp hadnt been opening up at all....
It looks very brown and unhealthy....
I immediately took my water to get checked and my PH was 7.6
Every thing else was good.
I came home and added some...
Okay it is official, my 90 gallon build starts today. My stand came in today and I picked it up after work. :dance:
Here is the plan for the tank:
90 Gallon AGA tank w/offfset overflow
Custom Oak Stand and Canopy
40 Gallon AGA sump
6X54W Sunlight Supply Tek T5HO
Octopus Needlewheel 200 w/gate...
Well as the titel says im new to saltwater i current own alot of freshwater fish and testing the idea of doing my 10 gal hex as a saltwater tank but need help.
im starting from square one with saltwater, same thing i did with my frehs tanks i setup, ALOT OF RESEARCH for awhile and have an idea...
My reef has been up (just live rock) for over two months. Im still getting algea growth on my live rock even after cutting my lighting down. Whats the best thing to do? I want to put my first coral in soon but first I want to get rid of the algea.
My ammonia is 0 nitrite 0 ph 8.2 and my...
when some one gets live rock from the ocean u should cook them for acouple weeks ive read...... what if u get rocks and let them dry out and use them as base rocks adding the live rocks after would the rocks still have harmful phosphates once they have dryed?
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I am currently have the following items for sale or trade:
Zig Zag Periwinkles - $.20
Cerith Snails - $.30
Nerite Snails - $.45
Dwarf Planaxis Snail-$.50
Fuzzy Chitons - $.75
Black Ribbed Limpets-$.35
(Not the dangerous key hole limpet. Check Advanced...
Is there some type of small tang or a good vegan eater that can live in a 38 gal reef. I am starting to have real problems with plants of all sorts taken over and even growing into some (one) coral. It's getting to be a problem.
OKay, so i decided to take the plunge from freshwater to saltwater.
I've read soo many books and sites that my head is now spinning:help:!
Basically my goal is to try to start with the best easiest to use & quietest operating products so their is no need to do the dreaded upgrade. The only...
Hello everyone! This is my first post here! I have been keeping fish, mainly cichlids, for a few years, and I set up my 29 gal a year ago for saltwater. I started slowly with about 15 lbs of live rock. I developed a hair algae problem. After plucking, I got a mixture of turbo and zebra...
I have a sise 8 bio cube and want to put my frist coarl in it.The tank is fully cycled,and holds 5 gallonds.It has the regular lights (2 18w pc 10,000k+03 antic)and no changes.The current stock is
1 pepermint shrimp (Lysmata wurdemanni)
1 turbo snail
1 nertil snail
1 blue leg hermit(clibanarius...
okay. what can i do about this. looks like air bubbles trapped inside of red hair algae. don't want to add chemicals. i like to let nature take care of its own. any critter that can eat this stuff that won't add too much bioload?
emeral crabs eat this stuff?
there is quite high flow in...
i was wondering if anyone has white leg hermits or jade hermits. and what kind of tempermant they have.. what they like to distroy etc..
the reason i ask is i have had nothing but problems with red leg hermits and blue leg hermits.. they like to eat all the snails and kill each other. my...
i am a little understocked on my clean up crew and wanted to get some more. whats the best hermit crab type? Also what is the best snail? I already have a variety of both but this time wanted to boost with the best. Thanks in advance for any help.
We have finally decided that we will be starting a brand new reef tank. We've never done this before so it is totally new. We purchased a Top Fin Aquarium Starter Kit 20 gallons from Petsmart. It's still in the box. We are going to go with just a 20 gal. to add some beauty to our home...
Hi all it's finally time for me to add fish to my new tank. The tank has recently completed it's cycle and I just want to put one fish in it for the first week or so just to give it a small bio load for now. It's a 75g, 125lbs LR, wet/dry and protien skimmer. There is a lot of growth on the LR...
well i have my desk tank its a 5g that has some green hair coming out of rocks what can i put in there to eat it. I already scrubs the rock off about 1-2 weeks ago now its coming back. or if i leave the lights off for a week will they die. Im worried about the zoos frags i have inthere its about...