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CO2 Consumption

Is there a difference in co2 consumption between a high light and low light tanks?


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Plants under higher light have increased needs (CO2 and nutrients) due to a higher rate of photosynthesis.


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Light is the gas pedal and gas is co2.
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Plants under higher light have increased needs (CO2 and nutrients) due to a higher rate of photosynthesis.

I see people aim for 1-1.2 in ph drop in high light tank. What is your recommend on low light tank (par 35ish at the bottom?


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