Posts Tagged Filters

Aquarium Filter Media – Is There Such A Thing As The Best One

The function of the filtration is to ensure that the relevant nutrients in the water are processed. These nutrients occur due to the inhabitants being kept in a closed environment – the aquarium. Of course life in the ocean also creates waste yet the ocean is so vast that the

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Save Money and Have Fun By Making Your Own Live Rock

Live rock is a wonderful bio-filtration media. The shapes of the individual rocks are attractive and very useful in the construction of an ‘open’ reef structure. There is a disadvantage however, and that is cost. Though different types of live rock vary in weight, this weight causes transportation to be

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Understand The Nitrogen Cycle – Your Livestock Depend On It

Modern reef aquariums try to be as natural as possible. The modern day captive reef would make yesterdays marine aquarists eyes water – they are so beautiful in total and in detail. Fish only systems house fish that would have been impossible to keep not that long ago. This success

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Is There Such A Thing As The Best Aquarium Filter?

Filtration in the marine aquarium supports the number one requirement, and that is water quality. Whether the system is a fish only aquarium or reef aquarium, water quality is paramount. The next most important requirement is lighting for a reef aquarium. The question here is a little too general. Are

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