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post #14 of (permalink) Old 01-19-2013, 01:12 AM
wheatiesl337
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I would posit that too much light is the cause of the majority of algea issues.

You only posted color temp on your lighting, so it makes it hard to judge, but you could be blasting your tank with way too much light. Access to a PAR meter?
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