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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-16-2006, 12:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 175
Posted By sacha
Planted aquarium in the classroom - Activities?

Does anyone know of a source of middle school level classroom activities related to planted aquariums? It would be a perfect way to study nitrogen and carbon cycles, not to mention food chains and...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
Posted By sacha
Thanks Kamla, My stem plants are growing...

Thanks Kamla,

My stem plants are growing like crazy and need trimming!

I had originally thought to put hairgrass in the forground to contrast with all the other shapes I have in the tank. Once...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 06:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,720
Posted By sacha
I forgot to suggest changing the white balance. ...

I forgot to suggest changing the white balance. You can try the various settings (indoor, outdoor, etc.) and there might also be an option to show it a plain white surface (like paper) so that it...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 03:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,720
Posted By sacha
The technical term (had to look it up) for the...

The technical term (had to look it up) for the function I mentioned above is "exposure compensation". I know that the sony dcr-trv19 has an "exposure" option on page 2 of the LCD menu, and since...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
Posted By sacha
Thanks for all the help folks. I should have...

Thanks for all the help folks. I should have been a little more specific about the problem. I used the normal image insert codes but it created a link instead. Here's what it looks like in the...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 04:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
Posted By sacha
I've organized a plan of attack against the...

I've organized a plan of attack against the algae... Ottos are just the front line. I have *very* happy ottos now, but hopefully I'll have to cook zucchini soon.

So how do I get the pictures in...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 04:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,530
Posted By sacha
I like your splashes of reds!

I like your splashes of reds!
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By sacha
Your tank looks really good. How long has it...

Your tank looks really good. How long has it been since you upgraded your light and put in the CO2?
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 04:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
Posted By sacha
Thanks... This is getting confusing! I had...

Thanks... This is getting confusing! I had already uploaded my links, and checked them out before posting, but they disappeared after posting. I've repeated everything quicker this time... lets...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 03:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,125
Posted By sacha
My first aquarium

Hi everyone,

Thanks to those of you who answered my questions in the other forums. Things have finally settled down enough to formally present my tank (problems and all). It took a year of...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-16-2005, 03:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,245
Posted By sacha
Wow Matak, that was quick. You beat me to it,...

Wow Matak, that was quick. You beat me to it, *and* I see that I forgot I'll be going through the K2SO4 quicker... Oh well, live and learn. :icon_redf
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-16-2005, 03:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,245
Posted By sacha
Hi trckrunrmike, As you know, I'm new to...

Hi trckrunrmike,

As you know, I'm new to this too (so if I write something wrong, someone please correct me!)

I just bought the following from Gregg Watson (http://www.gregwatson.com/) (1 lb...
Forum: Tank Journals 10-16-2005, 01:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,720
Posted By sacha
Does your camera have a function where you can...

Does your camera have a function where you can adjust the darkness (I don't know the technical term) but it should look something like "+/- 0" and you could switch it to "-1/3" or "-2/3" and you will...
Forum: Fish 10-15-2005, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 659
Posted By sacha
Thanks for the advice everyone. I'm now...

Thanks for the advice everyone.

I'm now the proud caretaker of 4 new Ottos. They're adorable!

I had also considered shrimp, and wouldn't you know it, there was one bag of 4 ghost shrimp on...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-15-2005, 06:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,245
Posted By sacha
Thanks Jart, That was exactly what I needed...

Thanks Jart,

That was exactly what I needed to know. With hindsight I can't believe I didn't pick up on what EI really is :icon_redf (I did kindof wonder what the letters stood for...) but...
Forum: Fish 10-14-2005, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 659
Posted By sacha
How many Ottos?

Hi everyone,

I currently have 5 Black skirt tetras, 4 glowlight tetras, and 4 cory (triliniatus) cats in a heavily planted 20g tank. I'm having some algae issues (working on that with ferts, etc...
Forum: Fish 10-14-2005, 02:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By sacha
Thanks Rahul, I looked at the white stuff...

Thanks Rahul,

I looked at the white stuff under a scope, and it didn't look like fungus (no cell structure at 40x), which makes me suspicious of Columnaris. No other fish have displayed any...
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters 10-14-2005, 01:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,245
Posted By sacha
Dosing by "rule of thumb" or regular testing?

Wow, all the information on this forum is making me spin. Thanks everyone!

I'm new to aquariums, and set up a planted tank almost 3 weeks ago. I'm just now getting around to dosing (algae!). ...
Forum: Fish 10-07-2005, 04:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By sacha
My glowlight didn't make it. :icon_frow He...

My glowlight didn't make it. :icon_frow

He was definitely less active when I got home today (7:30pm), and became less and less active until he stopped (10:30pm). I hope the salt didn't hurt. If...
Forum: Fish 10-07-2005, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 564
Posted By sacha
I don't think this is Ich...

I stocked my new (heavily) planted tank one week ago. Initially there were low (0.25 mg/l) ammonia readings, but that cleared up within a couple days with water changes and increased plant growth...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-05-2005, 06:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By sacha
Thanks Cheezybacon and Rex for the advice. ...

Thanks Cheezybacon and Rex for the advice.

The plant growth has increased a good bit (it's a heavily planted tank) and the ammonia tests are now zero. :)

I am getting the Hagen natural CO2...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-03-2005, 05:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By sacha
Newbie with cycling questions

Hey everyone,

I just set up my first aquarium (details below) and seem to be having some cycling issues. I put the plants in 6 days ago, and the fish almost 3 days ago. I have a bit of new...
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