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post #22 of (permalink) Old 02-18-2013, 07:40 PM
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Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 820

No problem. NYC water is some of the most conducive for shrimp raising and in my experience it has definitely not dissapointed. And to answer your question - yes I have been using the same NYC tap water in both of my tanks.

So because the eco-complete tank has been having much higher pH's I have been using indian almond leaves to buffer the high pH and further IALs are also great for the fauna as well. Of course, overall I wish my pH would just stay low in that tank by itself.'s way overrated.
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