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Can too little iron cause green water?

I understand that too little nourishment or nitrates or whatever, can cause algae problems.
Can too little iron cause green water algae or other algae problems for that matter?

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http://www.aquahobby.com/articles/e_algae.php

Read this....... :

I am fighting the green menace right now. Will be purchasing a phosphate test kit tommorrow if available at the lfs. Also will look into dosing K which I read will help the plants utilize more of the extra nutrients that the algea is living off.
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