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post #6 of (permalink) Old 04-20-2013, 01:06 PM
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Originally Posted by JasterMake View Post
Nitrates are steady at around 40ppm. I've used some nitrasorb stuff that brought it down to 15ish but it went back up to 40 n a couple of days. Goldfish eat to much if I don't feed it enough it starts to look sad.
When I had nitrates at 40ppm I got string algae. You probably need a stronger filter or do more water changes until you rehome the goldfish. Their like cows eat and poop constantly. They also love to eat plants.
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