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  1. Looking for help choosing 20L inhabitants
  2. Just rescaped my 5.5g into a planted tank! Thoughts?
  3. Light purple finger/hair like gro
  4. Co2/Ph
  5. First High Tech Struggles
  6. Why does everything have to be so hard?!?
  7. Help! Will this hold/be suitable for a fish tank?
  8. The big return - help needed
  9. New Aquarium. Dont know wat is going on.
  10. Propagation tank only?
  11. Newb....filltration and water changes
  12. Any High Tech Fluval Spec V players out there? What type of light do you have?
  13. (ideal) position for inflow and outflow?
  14. When to regenerate purigen
  15. Ammonia/Nitrite/Nitrate Spike After Trim
  16. DIY lid for 36G bowfront
  17. 40 Breeder stocking suggestions.
  18. I hate tannins/mopani
  19. Please help ID hitchhikers!
  20. Identification help
  21. Journey to the Microcosmos YouTube
  22. Anyone have some advice?
  23. To cycle of not to cycle.. that is the question
  24. Is there such thing has too much water flow?
  25. Help to Identify Black plaque on plants
  26. First proper planted tank. I have some quick/simple questions.
  27. Understanding Seachem Purigen
  28. Anyone know what this creature is?
  29. Co2 electric solenoid getting hot
  30. Wild Moss Aquatarrerium
  31. Mold in emersed setup
  32. Huge ph flucuations with (co2 day) then (oxygen night)
  33. Temporary Top Lid?
  34. How do I cycle my first planted tank?
  35. Breaking Down Tank
  36. Environmental enrichment in a planted tank?
  37. Unknown blue green dust like substance
  38. New member, New tank.
  39. Can i have filter improvements?
  40. Plumbing question
  41. tank pH quite a bit higher than tap pH?
  42. Need help identifying these clear specks on glass
  43. First few days..
  44. 40 breeder stocking question
  45. "Pests" in tank??? not sure
  46. No Filter Jarrarium
  47. Online plant stores
  48. Type of LED light causing slow growth?
  49. Filtration question
  50. Why can't I get PVC parts in the UK to build a rex griggs reactor
  51. Marineland tank seams
  52. Cheap Chinese vs GLA vs Co2art CO2 regulators - My experience
  53. Hydrogen Peroxide for Brown Hair Algae?
  54. Internal Filter
  55. First set up advice
  56. White fuzz on plants
  57. My rock is pearling...???
  58. New Setup Ideas
  59. 8' x 3' 350 Gallon Planted build and questions
  60. Strange white substance on one of my plants. Help!
  61. strong water flow root cause of fin rot?
  62. Random Fry found in tank!
  63. Can you clean driftwood without bleach?
  64. My fake river seiryu stones
  65. Best way to mount diffuser further from glass
  66. The Planted Tank Guide
  67. Favorite/preferred tank size?
  68. A big thanks for all the help
  69. 53 gallon planted disaster; out of ideas
  70. Planted Tank Help
  71. White Fuzz on Tigerwood hasnt gone away in months
  72. My planted tank
  73. My tank is a hit on Facebook
  74. Fin rot?
  75. Cycling a fresh water tank
  76. Organic Potting Mix / Wilting Plants / H2S?
  77. Water Skimming Net????
  78. Balancing Lights/CO2/Fertilizers
  79. Lowering Nitrates Through Decrease in Fertilization
  80. New 125g. gold fish tank with 2 plant tanks as filters underneath. HELP?
  81. Ideas on Fish for 29 Gallon
  82. Missing Tetras and Cloudy Water (HELP!)
  83. Can I use river sand for my tank?
  84. Connect male thread barb to pvc pipe?
  85. Moving Dwarf Puffer to new planted tank
  86. Is my tank over planted?
  87. Rock ID
  88. General Advice For Struggling Tank
  89. Water flow rate question
  90. Its been 3 years!
  91. Can anyone suggest where to get Juwel Lido tank in the USA?
  92. What are these bugs?
  93. Has anyone used DIY CO2 setups with good results?
  94. What changes should I make?
  95. Ideal stand height for 75 gallon tank
  96. Opinions on glofish in a planted tank? Are we unreasonably biased?
  97. Do I have a deadspot under my spray bar?
  98. Clearing cloudy surface from water
  99. Easy Planted Tank
  100. Calling all plant experts for my new hardscape
  101. Copepods (cyclops) in new plants. The elephant in the room.
  102. Getting back into the hobby—75 gallon rainbow fish
  103. Micranthemum Monte Carlo as an Epiphyte?
  104. Plant and Algae Issues in Discus Tank
  105. New 20g.
  106. parameters seem OK but algae & fish not great
  107. CO2 Diffuser next to the outlet?
  108. Can You Reuse Seachem Matrix?
  109. Benefits of dosing liquid carbon along with pressurized co2
  110. Should I add CO2?
  111. I am the only one switching to easy green?
  112. Looking for a 20g Tank.
  113. Who all quarantine’s new fish
  114. Spray bar vs CO2 Loss vs Oxygen Levels
  115. Fish advice?
  116. Over-complicating Your Tanks: Stupid Simple Concept
  117. Petco/Petsmart opening
  118. Tell me about python water changing apparatus...and other fish maintenance helps
  119. Parasites in planted shrimp tank
  120. is 1 week in bad lighting okay til new light arrives?
  121. Need help with treatment
  122. Ozark Spring Water
  123. Water changes with Tetra Lifeguard.
  124. New member and discouraged
  125. Calcium prevention
  126. Advice for Plants for 65G & 20G Long
  127. Fluval Spec V Algae Problens
  128. this is my small fishroom
  129. best algae eaters for soft water?
  130. Canister filter
  131. Difficulty Keeping Plants Healthy
  132. The Dog and The Tank
  133. But why? Am I missing something?
  134. How to post pics as images vs. links
  135. Day 33 of DSM and running into issues :(
  136. Tank recommendations
  137. Reducing nitrate - seachem purigen/prime
  138. Is it snails, shrimp, pests or something else?
  139. Ammonia Poisoning? Please Help Me Save My Rescued Betta
  140. Plants not surviving
  141. How long can plants survive in the mail?
  142. Cloudy tank, Bacteria bloom or Matrix dust?
  143. Overstocked aquarium?
  144. Storing plants for planting
  145. CO2 Consumption
  146. Strange Spikey Growth
  147. What is this?
  148. New Walstad Method Tank - 10 Gallon
  149. Anyone tell me what this is?
  150. Does Flourish Excel Work?
  151. New member needing some advice ....
  152. Shipping Plants in Heat Sealed Bags versus Wet Paper Towel in Ziploc Bag: Which one is better?
  153. My Ich Strategy...will it work?
  154. Flow set up
  155. Wet Dry Filter for Planted Tank
  156. Name that infusoria
  157. Will adding Co2 to a gravel substrate planted tank cause algae issues?
  158. 135g Tank for Plant Propagation?
  159. Hello from a new member!
  160. A little help with 10 Gallon stocking ideas
  161. Hard water, brown hairy clouds...new tank struggle
  162. Wish shopping site? Experience?
  163. What the Heck is THIS!
  164. Gross Canister Filter lines
  165. Fish or Disease or...? Killing These Plants?
  166. Where do you put your intank CO2 diffuser?
  167. What kind of algae is this?
  168. NPK ratio for aquatic vs terrestrial plants
  169. Water change killed my snails - when to stop?
  170. Easier Water Changes
  171. Root tabs bleeding into water column
  172. Fendenbazole/Panacur C Safe for Plants and Biological Filtration??
  173. Can you help me identify this worm?
  174. Gasping fish and shrimp deaths, help! COVID-19
  175. Backhouse Fishroom with Edsal Rack
  176. DIY CO2 stable levels
  177. When can I get rid my 3rd filter?
  178. I need a chemist
  179. CO2 Drop Checker and Water Agitation
  180. Worms in my tank - need advice
  181. New to planted tank
  182. Can I move it?
  183. Anybodies Help with Planted Tank
  184. Buying Plants Online???
  185. What could these eggs be from?
  186. Help, nano walstad, PH keeps rising, Betta dying
  187. New member with few questions
  188. What on Earth is wrong with my tank?
  189. Anyone have experience cycling w/ low ph?
  190. HELP unknown mites on pleco
  191. Questions on converting reef tank to freshwater
  192. Seachem Flourish Nitrogen and Tank
  193. Help on 72 Bowfront
  194. Detritus Worm explosion related to cycling stage?
  195. Adding new plants to iwagumi styled tank
  196. C02 question
  197. How to sanitize macro algae?
  198. 55 gallon African cichlids community stocking help
  199. my planted tank 180litr and your idea
  200. Plants and Temperature
  201. check valve on output of cannister filter
  202. Is Canister easier than sump?
  203. increasing canister filter flow rate
  204. Newbie DSM planted tank
  205. Walstad/high tech tank hybrid?
  206. Did I restart my cycling process?
  207. Is water circulation necessary for a 5g with only plants and snails?
  208. Need inspo, show me your large tanks!
  209. CO2 Advice Needed
  210. Anyone recommend UPS allowed for Aquarium Pump use?
  211. How will I maintain and take care of my future 32 gallon planted fish tank?
  212. Planting amazon sword in a flower pot
  213. Fluval Flex and Dwarf Hair Grass
  214. Talk on plants by Jeff Senske of ADG and Luis Navarro of Seachem.
  215. I have a question about plant growth
  216. Missing cardinals
  217. Using water from RO/alkaline filter for my tank
  218. Malic acid?
  219. Where did Hydra go?
  220. nitrite spike
  221. Make me a believer. Post your ATO failure war stories.
  222. What are these white specks?
  223. 240 gallon planted tank set up
  224. Seachem Stability Cycle
  225. Fish has internal parasites? White poop?
  226. Cycling new tank using FritzZyme 7
  227. fake bad tank filter died rebirth time?
  228. Can hot glue be used in an Aquarium to bond rocks together?
  229. Petrified wood increases ammonia levels?
  230. Should I put rocks in my Koi/goldfish pond?
  231. Calcium deficiency with 5 dGH tap water??
  232. Fungus on a cory and plant transfer?
  233. Daughter getting a tank just like Dad....how to seed...?
  234. Carpet plants
  235. Rate my new setup !
  236. Cloudy Water
  237. Convince the Wife then Cycle the Tank
  238. 40-50” spiderwood
  239. turning up co2
  240. Slight Ammonia Spike. Help!
  241. Help Ammonia won't go away! No Nitrites or Nitrates!
  242. Advice for my first tank
  243. Lowering water volume to stimulate emergent growth in new tank?
  244. I have some weird white growth on tank
  245. Glo shark
  246. Drift Wood for aquarium use
  247. Filter floss under sand
  248. canister not running 3 days?
  249. Cycling New Tank and Ferts
  250. 20XT centerpiece fish- suggestions?