I am planning on moving in the next few months and am looking for some advice. I currently have a 180 gallon reef tank that has been running for 4 years. My plan was to set up a 55 gallon and use the water from the 180 to QT fish and inverts so I can clean everything in the display tank. Most of...
NanoRyans Planted Fresh Water swamp
Hey guys, after a very long time out of the hobby, i've made my return back to fish keeping. Some time next year i plan on getting back in to SW, but for now you guys get this.
Setup Date: 4-14-19
Tank Size: 55g
Water Volume: approx 35g...
I have a lot of this growing in my macro display as well as my refugium. ill make some good sized sandwich bags for anyone interested. C. prolifera is a good refugium algae, it grows fast and anchors on to the substrate so it doesnt end up in your pump.
So far our system IS a refugium, it doesn't "have" a refugium, lol
We've cleaned out the room in the basement deemed to be the fish room. It is actually three rooms, each rough 10x10 or so. the middle room has a sink, and counter, and is the control room, where test kits, dry erase calendar...
Alright, so we set up a large Rubbermaid to start cycling rock, and getting ready for a display reef.
I've always loved large refugiums.
I used tap water and just cycled it with a ~450gph pump for the first few months, and didn't do any testing except for SG.
Then I decided it was time to get...
I have a GLA 195 system that I bought 2 years ago. It has always been set up as a freshwater system. When I bought it Steve told me that I could always convert it over to salt if I wanted I just needed to add a few components. I just learned of Steves passing and it seems that GLA went out of...
What has everyone used other than aquarium store bbaught rocks for there freshwater tank.Im trying to stay as cheap as possible but look good in this tank i am setting up.And i was looking at like, pea gravel,river rock and other sand rock from lowes.Whats all your thoughts .
Don't have alot to spend and maybe someone is tearing down a freshwater tank. But i am looking for some natural looking gravel and plants and decorations for cheap for a freshwater tank.Also maybe in need of a 48" light and a hydor type powerhead or two.
I dont know if this is the right place to post this but if not please let me know. Ive had a saltwater tank for about a year and a half now (its a 20 gallon ) and ive got a lot of amphipods. How much do you think a water bottle with them in it would sell for? Thanks in advance
I have a quick question about diamond watchman goby or any Valenciennea goby. I have a 46 gallon tank with 50 lbs of live rock and 2-3 inches of live sand. currently I have
2 clown fish
1 bi color blenny
1 yellow corris wrasse
1 peppermint shrimp
I also have a few hermit...
Hello, I've had my GSP for about 7 months and it came on a piece of flat rock and it hasn't really started spreading but the tentacles have gotten longer. I have moved it a few times around but not sure If that caused the issue. Any suggestions?