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