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post #5 of (permalink) Old 09-03-2012, 11:35 PM
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Originally Posted by mistergreen View Post
When you disturb the substrate, changes are ammonia will escape the substrate and into the water column.
This isn't all that common tho, is it? I hear it blamed for alot of bad things, but I've never had any fish loss after tearing/moving plants for rescaping even tho it typically makes a pretty big mess.
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