im going to decribe what i have now im currntly setting up an 8 planted fish tank substrate is flourite i have a co2 reactor like this one here Aquaticscape.com
which will have diy co2 and is run by a 152 gph water pump
is that too much flow ???
and the lighting is 24W power compact fluorescent lighting, silver aluminum hood, with
polished reflector, acrylic lens. 50/50 daylight/actinic blue bulb
is my lighting enough or should i go higher ???
ok i have read about some of the filters you guys use on the forum and was wondering what kind i should get for my 8 gallon
should i go with a canister filter or a hob filter ???
what kind would be best at cleaning the water ???
what kind of fish could i have and how many ???
i would like to have a schooling type fish with mabye 2 other kind that dont school and i would also like something that would be good to eat algea
shrimp or snails which are better algea eaters ???
what kind of water tests should i get ???
thanks for your help