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  1. I'm setting up a new 30 gallon aquarium and am using Amazonia Ver.2 substrate over fine gravel. It has been less than 24 hours and the ammonia level as of this morning is 1.5ppm. I really don't want to hassle with daily 50% water changes. I could maybe manage to do so every few days though...
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