Ok, I added my shrimp Monday night.. Tuesday afternoon I added a few pellets. My salinity was really high so I water changed 3gallons last night and today Salinity is good. According to the charts its where it should be. 1.025. So I just tested everything since the rotting shrimp and water...
I think my tank has finally finished it's cycle,
nitrite finally and rapidly dropped to zero,
nitrate is on its way down as well,
I have supplemented it to the correct levels
of dKH, Ca2+ and Mg
As you can see from the photo there is allot allot of algae
Mostly green, with hair algae...
Ok I went to the LFS today and just looking and when I told the guy about my tank he said I haven't started a cycle yet(Search general reef discussion for "project coraline") 10gal with 3lbs LR, 3 hermits, 5 snails. My levels are good
but he told me without a damsel to start things up i might...