Dirt leaching into water in DSM? - The Planted Tank Forum
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-11-2012, 11:14 PM Thread Starter
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Dirt leaching into water in DSM?

Hey guys im doing a dry start method in my tank with mgocpm and a sand/gravel cap. The substrate is sloped because my scape will be and so there is a little standing water in the lower half. Yellow slime looking stuff is floating around In the water. I assume this is from the dirt? Will it dilute and eventually go away with a filled tank?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-12-2012, 01:50 AM
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Bring the water level down so there is no standing water in the tank whatsoever and continue your DSM.
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