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NYC Water My Perimeters

Hey guys so I finally got a the test kit (Thank you gtu!)

So these are my perimeters for my NYC water in the tank.

Ph 6.6
Nitrite No2 0ppm
Nirate N03 0ppm
NH3/4 0 ppm / 0.05
Gh 4
Kh 1

Best shrimps to keep/breed?
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yep, nyc water does just fine with some Prime, i keep variations of neocardinia heteropoda.


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yep, nyc water does just fine with some Prime, i keep variations of neocardinia heteropoda.
What about CRS/CBR?
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Hmm, never kept crystal red/blue, not really sure. I just stuck with Neos since I know they are a hardy stock. I have Fire Red Sakura, Blue Rili, and Pumpkin.


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This site: http://shrimpkeeping.com/water-params/ indicates your water parameters would be good for CRS/CBS.

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This site: http://shrimpkeeping.com/water-params/ indicates your water parameters would be good for CRS/CBS.
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last time I checked my GH it was ~2.


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