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Old 01-27-2004, 07:34 AM   #1
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Hi all,

I just found this board and thought I would join.

I generally go to a couple of other boards, one located in England and one from Austrailia.

Its nice to find such a good site located in the U.S.

I live in in Joshua Tree which is in the southern Mojave Desert in Southern California.

I grow cactus as a living and last year I got back into fish keeping, being a nurseryman and landscaper, I of course got into the idea of having aquascaped tanks with lots of plants.

I will start a thread in the Photo Album so you can see what I have.

Cheers, Cactusdoug
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Old 01-27-2004, 01:26 PM   #2
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Welcome to the wet side of life. Glad to have you drop in. I saw your tanks pics, they have a nice start, don't forget to post more pics as they fill in.

Do you grow mesembs?
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Old 01-27-2004, 06:32 PM   #3
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No, I don't grow mesembs, I don't have a greenhouse and it gets to cold for them here in the HI Desert.

I've added a couple more pics to my Photo Album thread.

Cheers, CD
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Old 01-31-2004, 04:26 AM   #4
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Wow, 60 views and only one response and welcome.

I gotta' say the U.K. and Austrailian sites were a lot more friendly.

Cheers, CD :roll:
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Old 01-31-2004, 04:39 AM   #5
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Wow, 60 views and only one response and welcome.

I gotta' say the U.K. and Austrailian sites were a lot more friendly.

Cheers, CD :roll:
I hadn't realized we were being so rude, my apologizes... Welcome....

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Old 01-31-2004, 06:43 AM   #6
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Wow, 60 views and only one response and welcome.

I gotta' say the U.K. and Austrailian sites were a lot more friendly.

Cheers, CD :roll:
I'm sure your views on that will soon change. :lol:

Welcome to the site, there aren't many sites out there more friendly and helpful than this one!

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Old 02-02-2004, 02:15 PM   #7
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I think this board is actually more active during the week! Welcome aboard.
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Old 02-02-2004, 04:08 PM   #8
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(Where is Momo when you need him )

Welcome to the planted tank!!

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Old 02-02-2004, 05:59 PM   #9
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Wasser, that's a little too friendly, if you ask me.

Welcome, Doug!
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Old 02-02-2004, 07:24 PM   #10
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Thanx guys,

I was starting to feel like the new kid in school,
that no body would talk to. LOL

Cheers, CD
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Are you pickin' on me WP???

Everyone likes a warm welcome!!!

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