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Forum: Fish   11-06-2011, 02:02 PM
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Posted By dextersmom
I'll continue to keep an eye on the...

I'll continue to keep an eye on the situation....if it keeps happening i'll see how trying a little marine salt goes and add a tiny bit with my mater changes. ... remaining fish and shrimp seem to be...
Forum: Fish   11-03-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,709
Posted By dextersmom
Tank has been set up since mid August. Tank is a...

Tank has been set up since mid August. Tank is a 12 (10) gallon NanoCube DX. pH is 7.6 upon my last check. Ran DIY CO2 for a little while but got rid of it when I refilled it and it began just...
Forum: Fish   11-03-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By dextersmom
Guppy Tank: Fish dying, and dying young

So I have a planted tank (10 gallon). Some marimo balls, java fern, and an amazon sword. After cycling and making sure all my levels were good, I acquired some fish. Four "fancy" guppies, and three...
Forum: Algae   09-01-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
thanks Far...got some sitting right now. Gonna...

thanks Far...got some sitting right now. Gonna hit the shop and grab some crushed coral on the way home later.

yes they're amazon swords. gonna hafta watch them and cut em back as needed. I am...
Forum: Algae   09-01-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
thanks for the advice...I'm pretty dead set on...

thanks for the advice...I'm pretty dead set on having a guppy tank with some sort of shrimp (preferably red cherry).
Interestingly the pH of my tank has risen from 6.0 to 6.5ish. Also tested for...
Forum: Algae   08-30-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
Thanks guys! yeah I removed the rubberband...

Thanks guys!

yeah I removed the rubberband and rinsed the roots...immediately the plants seemed to like the root freedom and noticed visible bubbles along the leaves.

@ shrimp - thanks for the...
Forum: Algae   08-29-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
cool thanks for the advice! also, a random...

cool thanks for the advice!

also, a random unrelated question..
the java fern I purchased was wrapped up with a rubber band around the rhizome. should I remove said rubber band?
Forum: Algae   08-29-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
I've been running the lights around 12ish hours...

I've been running the lights around 12ish hours until I noticed the algae getting really bad and cut it down to about 10. Will cut down a little further, as well as boil the driftwood.

given the...
Forum: Algae   08-29-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,730
Posted By dextersmom
Hair Algae in cycling tank...

Hello, I'm brand new to the site, and brand new to aquariums. Had a 10 gallon when I was in middle school but that was easily 20 years ago. My issue is I'm a little more than a week into the initial...
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