Newish tank for a aqua newbie
Just got into this hobby and fully obsessed with the relaxation it provides. Thought I'd post my first entry, so much knowledge on this site, thank you, thank you, thank you! Super lucky to live in San Francisco near a great store called "aqua forest" that sells a lot of ADA stuff, and good stock.
Fluval spec 5
Caribsea black tahitian moon sand (10-12lbs)
Seachem root tabs
Aqua do! melody bubbler
1 bubble / 2 seconds
baby dwarf tears
Java moss (planted into the stone)
dwarf hair grass
Anubis attached to cholla wood via plastic zip ties
Two others I can't remember, but grassy / lawn looking
Sieryu stone I got from aqua forest
eheim heater (smallest model)
2x blue mystery snail
1x black devil snail
2x oto cats
API leaf zone 1x a week
Water temp: 74-76F
Smells near tank:
One month with heavy plants and dr tim's one and only bacteria.
C02 turns on with lights via solenoid.
No direct light / shady area.
3 hours drip
1x week. 1/4 max breed shrimp pellet, 1x algae wafer in glass feeding dish - taken out after three hours.
Crystal clear w/biofilm on top surface