Planted Tank Obsessed
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Northern Virginia
How to Restart A Tank and Make it Safe for RCS?
So I have a 5 gallon tank that has been running for at least 6 months with Neon Tetras and Ramshorn Snails that have breeded successfully with no problems besides algae, so I know the perimeters should be safe for shrimps. However, I really do not like the scape, and I want to replant and dirt my tank. I want to clean the filter, but I know that is the source of beneficial bacteria, so I would probably clean it out after everything has been established. Could someone give be a general or specific order of partially restarting my tank? Thanks!