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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-31-2010, 10:02 AM Thread Starter
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Help!!!!

Pretty sure it is cynobacteria that is growing all over the place in my tank. How can i get rid of it?
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-31-2010, 10:23 AM
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It normally caused by low nitrate. A three-day black out will do. And add nitrate after.
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It normally caused by low nitrate. A three-day black out will do. And add nitrate after.
Really..I always thought the opposite.
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https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/fe...-regimes_.html

I found the info. here though.... never had the problem in person....
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I've had my own battles with it. You probably have low nitrates and/or too much light. Check in the algea forums under BGA. There is plenty of info/opinions on how to deal with it.
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I'm going to try the there day blackout.my nitrates have always been really ,how do I ads more?
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Three or four day blackout and lower your photo period, oh and some hydrogen provide spot treatment

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