Archive for the General Category

The So-Called Old Tank Syndrome

New tank syndrome is well documented, in fact there is an article on it on this website (http://www.aquaristsonline.com/articles). It is where the aquarist has been impatient and has added livestock either in too much quantity in the first place, or has added livestock in ones or twos but has left

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If You Upgrade To A Bigger Tank How Do You Transfer The Corals And Fish?

This exercise is very similar to moving an aquarium from house to house, but escapes some of the disruption and the need for transport. This leads to another plus in that virtually anything that is strong enough and seawater safe could be used as a temporary holding vessel. If transport

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Thank You To Our Sponsor

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A Bare Bottom Aquarium

Fish only aquariums and reef aquariums are able to maintain high quality seawater nowadays, and this is made easier with the range of efficient equipment available. All things being equal the livestock thrive because of it, and, in a reef, also because of the high quality lighting. Marine aquariums can

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