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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-05-2013, 10:39 PM Thread Starter
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Central Iowa Hobbyists/Clubs

Hi! I'm going to college in Ames right now, but my family home is also down around Des Moines. With my newfound mobility, I was wondering if there are any good fish/plant clubs around here or even just some other fish/plant nuts that want to chat or trade sometime. Hardly ever bump into people with half the addiction I have and the other day it showed - almost missed a volunteer job when I saw the guy giving me directions had a pretty little Iwagumi on his desk! I'm big on native plants and fishes but I love nearly everything to do with aquariums - was obsessed with fancy bettas, shrimps, you name it at various points.
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 12-07-2013, 05:01 PM Thread Starter
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Bump... so no one I guess?
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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-27-2014, 07:07 PM
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Bump... so no one I guess?
Sorry I didn't see this sooner man. We have a local club with a lot of people from Ames/Des Moines area.

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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-25-2014, 05:42 PM
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I'm fairly new to the hobby and only been living in DSM for little over a year. Heres my tank.

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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 03-05-2014, 05:22 PM
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I missed this too. I'm in Ames and have plants and shrimp to trade/sell. Hard to find good plants locally.
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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-13-2014, 11:49 AM
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Few miles south of ames. Kinda an old pic. I have changed some of the plants and rocks
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-19-2014, 04:12 AM
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K clone what kind of shrimp you have for sale

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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 08-24-2014, 09:40 PM
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How much are u selling the shrimp for
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I am in Indianola but I work in Des Moines
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