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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-01-2003, 08:56 PM Thread Starter
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I just had to register myself here.. one tip for kyle! -- get your site listed at and net!

I'm AainaalyaA, but do call me AA. Been on the web since its inception in Asia in 1996. Although it has been around since 1974, it wasn't known as the Internet

Anyways, met Kyle at WMF, and visited his site! WOW! Impressed. I've been looking for a site such as his, and now I've found it. GREAT Work!!

Am undertaking sev. projects, and well.. hope to learn and share with you experts here..


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Welcome AA!

Hopefully you can get and share information here with us all!

Kyle has a great setup here!


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Welcome aboard AA...

Enjoy your time here, lottsa nice folks to teach and to learn from ...

Any questions on navigation at the site, feel free to ask.

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thank you for the warm welcome, I'm sure I'm gonna learn tons here.. esp. about the snails that keep popping up.. what do you do about them water snails?
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Welcome to the site AainaalyaA. Hope you can learn something from it!

On a side note: How do you say your name? I have trouble spelling it, and still dont' have a clue how to pronounce. What does it mean/where did it come from?


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- ignore them... most of them eat algae, some are beneficial in digging around in the substrate, adding some micro flow (tm) to it, some are scavenging (eat dead bodies or leftover fish food)

- poison them... there are "medications" that you can buy to get rid of them, like other invertebraes they are more sensitive for example to copper than fish and plants.

- make them part of the food chain... there are snail-eating fishies that will take care of that problem in no time, like those minute puffers or various loaches (Botia spp)
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