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  1. What are these bugs?
  2. Has anyone used DIY CO2 setups with good results?
  3. What changes should I make?
  4. Ideal stand height for 75 gallon tank
  5. Opinions on glofish in a planted tank? Are we unreasonably biased?
  6. Do I have a deadspot under my spray bar?
  7. Clearing cloudy surface from water
  8. Easy Planted Tank
  9. Calling all plant experts for my new hardscape
  10. Copepods (cyclops) in new plants. The elephant in the room.
  11. Getting back into the hobby—75 gallon rainbow fish
  12. Micranthemum Monte Carlo as an Epiphyte?
  13. Plant and Algae Issues in Discus Tank
  14. New 20g.
  15. parameters seem OK but algae & fish not great
  16. CO2 Diffuser next to the outlet?
  17. Can You Reuse Seachem Matrix?
  18. Benefits of dosing liquid carbon along with pressurized co2
  19. Should I add CO2?
  20. I am the only one switching to easy green?
  21. Looking for a 20g Tank.
  22. Who all quarantine’s new fish
  23. Spray bar vs CO2 Loss vs Oxygen Levels
  24. Fish advice?
  25. Over-complicating Your Tanks: Stupid Simple Concept
  26. Petco/Petsmart opening
  27. Tell me about python water changing apparatus...and other fish maintenance helps
  28. Parasites in planted shrimp tank
  29. is 1 week in bad lighting okay til new light arrives?
  30. Need help with treatment
  31. Ozark Spring Water
  32. Water changes with Tetra Lifeguard.
  33. New member and discouraged
  34. Calcium prevention
  35. Advice for Plants for 65G & 20G Long
  36. Fluval Spec V Algae Problens
  37. this is my small fishroom
  38. best algae eaters for soft water?
  39. Canister filter
  40. Difficulty Keeping Plants Healthy
  41. The Dog and The Tank
  42. But why? Am I missing something?
  43. How to post pics as images vs. links
  44. Day 33 of DSM and running into issues :(
  45. Tank recommendations
  46. Reducing nitrate - seachem purigen/prime
  47. Is it snails, shrimp, pests or something else?
  48. Ammonia Poisoning? Please Help Me Save My Rescued Betta
  49. Plants not surviving
  50. How long can plants survive in the mail?
  51. Cloudy tank, Bacteria bloom or Matrix dust?
  52. Overstocked aquarium?
  53. Storing plants for planting
  54. CO2 Consumption
  55. Strange Spikey Growth
  56. What is this?
  57. New Walstad Method Tank - 10 Gallon
  58. Anyone tell me what this is?
  59. Does Flourish Excel Work?
  60. New member needing some advice ....
  61. Shipping Plants in Heat Sealed Bags versus Wet Paper Towel in Ziploc Bag: Which one is better?
  62. My Ich Strategy...will it work?
  63. Flow set up
  64. Wet Dry Filter for Planted Tank
  65. Name that infusoria
  66. Will adding Co2 to a gravel substrate planted tank cause algae issues?
  67. 135g Tank for Plant Propagation?
  68. Hello from a new member!
  69. A little help with 10 Gallon stocking ideas
  70. Hard water, brown hairy clouds...new tank struggle
  71. Wish shopping site? Experience?
  72. What the Heck is THIS!
  73. Gross Canister Filter lines
  74. Fish or Disease or...? Killing These Plants?
  75. Where do you put your intank CO2 diffuser?
  76. What kind of algae is this?
  77. NPK ratio for aquatic vs terrestrial plants
  78. Water change killed my snails - when to stop?
  79. Easier Water Changes
  80. Root tabs bleeding into water column
  81. Fendenbazole/Panacur C Safe for Plants and Biological Filtration??
  82. Can you help me identify this worm?
  83. Gasping fish and shrimp deaths, help! COVID-19
  84. Backhouse Fishroom with Edsal Rack
  85. DIY CO2 stable levels
  86. When can I get rid my 3rd filter?
  87. I need a chemist
  88. CO2 Drop Checker and Water Agitation
  89. Worms in my tank - need advice
  90. New to planted tank
  91. Can I move it?
  92. Anybodies Help with Planted Tank
  93. Buying Plants Online???
  94. What could these eggs be from?
  95. Help, nano walstad, PH keeps rising, Betta dying
  96. New member with few questions
  97. What on Earth is wrong with my tank?
  98. Anyone have experience cycling w/ low ph?
  99. HELP unknown mites on pleco
  100. Questions on converting reef tank to freshwater
  101. Seachem Flourish Nitrogen and Tank
  102. Help on 72 Bowfront
  103. Detritus Worm explosion related to cycling stage?
  104. Adding new plants to iwagumi styled tank
  105. C02 question
  106. How to sanitize macro algae?
  107. 55 gallon African cichlids community stocking help
  108. my planted tank 180litr and your idea
  109. Plants and Temperature
  110. check valve on output of cannister filter
  111. Is Canister easier than sump?
  112. increasing canister filter flow rate
  113. Newbie DSM planted tank
  114. Walstad/high tech tank hybrid?
  115. Did I restart my cycling process?
  116. Is water circulation necessary for a 5g with only plants and snails?
  117. Need inspo, show me your large tanks!
  118. CO2 Advice Needed
  119. Anyone recommend UPS allowed for Aquarium Pump use?
  120. How will I maintain and take care of my future 32 gallon planted fish tank?
  121. Planting amazon sword in a flower pot
  122. Fluval Flex and Dwarf Hair Grass
  123. Talk on plants by Jeff Senske of ADG and Luis Navarro of Seachem.
  124. I have a question about plant growth
  125. Missing cardinals
  126. Using water from RO/alkaline filter for my tank
  127. Malic acid?
  128. Where did Hydra go?
  129. nitrite spike
  130. Make me a believer. Post your ATO failure war stories.
  131. What are these white specks?
  132. 240 gallon planted tank set up
  133. Seachem Stability Cycle
  134. Fish has internal parasites? White poop?
  135. Cycling new tank using FritzZyme 7
  136. fake bad tank filter died rebirth time?
  137. Can hot glue be used in an Aquarium to bond rocks together?
  138. Petrified wood increases ammonia levels?
  139. Should I put rocks in my Koi/goldfish pond?
  140. Calcium deficiency with 5 dGH tap water??
  141. Fungus on a cory and plant transfer?
  142. Daughter getting a tank just like Dad....how to seed...?
  143. Carpet plants
  144. Rate my new setup !
  145. Cloudy Water
  146. Convince the Wife then Cycle the Tank
  147. 40-50” spiderwood
  148. turning up co2
  149. Slight Ammonia Spike. Help!
  150. Help Ammonia won't go away! No Nitrites or Nitrates!
  151. Advice for my first tank
  152. Lowering water volume to stimulate emergent growth in new tank?
  153. I have some weird white growth on tank
  154. Glo shark
  155. Drift Wood for aquarium use
  156. Filter floss under sand
  157. canister not running 3 days?
  158. Cycling New Tank and Ferts
  159. 20XT centerpiece fish- suggestions?
  160. Best white sand source?
  161. Siphon for shrimp, suck them up or dont!
  162. Is something wrong with my tank?
  163. Unsure what is on my driftwood and now on some of my vallisneria
  164. More light for less algae growth? Less water changes to reduce nitrates?
  165. Cycling tank
  166. My wife finally approved my tank... Seeking help from the gurus!
  167. unidentified plant
  168. One way glass? less algae / stress
  169. Water mites
  170. How are you managing with Covid-19?
  171. ATO with dosing container
  172. Seiryu Stones Question/Advice
  173. Do I overstock my planted tank?
  174. Unknown Creature in my Planted Tank
  175. Water Parameter Issues- 2 ?s
  176. Unidentified critter... dangerous?
  177. Putting two tanks into one
  178. Can y’all help me figure out what just happened?
  179. My First Planted Tank
  180. Need advice on flow
  181. Metricide 14
  182. Strange ball algae or moss
  183. Tons of detritus worms in my tank with no fish, no added ammonia or fish food.
  184. Algae lines?
  185. Chances of survival
  186. Purigen help!!!
  187. Dosing baking soda as a CO2 substitute?
  188. Emergency!!!
  189. Alternatives to tank supplies?
  190. Brown dust on my plants
  191. # of fish in 10 Gal?
  192. Help identifying this bad boy
  193. Aqueon silicone issue
  194. Help! Re-scaping established 10 gal tank!
  195. Low Tech - When to Add Flourush and CO2 BOOSTER
  196. 125g stocking ideas
  197. White fuzzy growth killing carpet plants!
  198. Simply cant figure out what I am doing wrong
  199. How's this for a start?
  200. rotalabutterfly broken?
  201. Where did ammonia go?
  202. Cycling help- ADA - CO2 - Kh problems
  203. Consolidating tanks on an Edsal shelf, help!
  204. Adding Canister Filter
  205. Are non-rooted plants essential?
  206. Hydra and Hydrogen Peroxide - My Expreriences
  207. Where do you put your test results?
  208. My plants are getting eaten???
  209. Good plants to put on wood
  210. Did I order too many plants?
  211. Questions on equipment
  212. Green Algae under silicone-Reseal ?
  213. Do i need a tank mat?
  214. Lucky bamboo
  215. Large tank floor joists renforcment??
  216. I've had babies!!!
  217. How many more Corys in 25?
  218. Do you plan?
  219. How do you keep your substrate in place? (Sloped)
  220. Question on cycling
  221. Help with my C02 Please
  222. Converted RSR 250
  223. Deep Sand Beds In Freshwater Tanks
  224. Hydra Removal Using Heat - Advice?
  225. Need help, Aquarium Waterfall.
  226. Carbon Dioxide In Natural Waters Vs. Home Aquariums
  227. 600 gallon tank in room with wood stove, will it be alright?
  228. It’s been 84 years since my last post...
  229. New 5 Gallon Planted Tank Algae Problem
  230. Unusual cloudy water
  231. Help with Eleocharis not growing
  232. New Tank. Need advice. Criticism welcome.
  233. need advice for moving a tank
  234. Need Help with Hi Tech Tank
  235. Suggestions requested for my next tank
  236. Low light + CO2?
  237. Low tech Plantable setup?
  238. Propogating New Plants in QT
  239. Is the "Dark Start Method" legit?
  240. AR Mini Melting / Low KH
  241. 5 gallon CO2 tank idea
  242. Hikari Vibra Bites...meh.
  243. Trouble with planted tank
  244. flow accelerators
  245. Speed cycling
  246. Moving states - how to transport plants?
  247. Plan to sell aquarium plants.
  248. Bio active terrarium
  249. How to dirt my new tank and let it cycle by itself
  250. Fogging my paludarium