Thanks guys. Here are the specifics of the tank:
Tank - 30gal
Lighting - dual 36" flourescent (1 7000k daylight and 1 Color Intensifier)
Substrate - 1-3mm pea gravel with laterite mixed in first 1" layer
Heater - 100W Big Al's special (82įF right now while ich runs it's cycle with no fish in the tank)
CO2 - Hagen CO2 system with extra 500ml bottle reactor in-line
Fertilizer - Leaf Zone aquarium plant food, once weekly.
Rocks - Picture stone, zebra rock, local rocks.
Livestock - 7 cherry red shrimp (my 2 clown loaches dies from ich treatment in hospital tank. 1 fantail guppy is finishing treatment, he's a trooper...I couldn't kill this guy if I tried!)
Plants - Elodea, Palaefolius Sword, Asst. Crypt., Windelov, Watersprite, Hyfro Difformus, Cabomba-green (recently added red cabomba, Eleocharis Acicularis & Alt. Reineckil)
Maybe this will spark more comments/advice.
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