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Nathaniel 55G - Your Tanks

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Nathaniel

Size

55G

Date Started

14 Nov 2013

Lighting

6.5K Fluval T5 fluorescent (x2)

Equipment

1400 + UV APS canister filter
Heater

CO2

None

Substrate

Black gravel
(need to change this - the grains are too small and plants struggle to root)

Parameters

0,
0,
~ 40 (working on reducing the nitrates - comes out of the tap with 20ppm),
PH: 8.2, Hard water.

Fertilization

General purpose ferts in water column

Plants

Java Fern
Anubias Barteri
Water sprite
Various stem plants (temporary)
Various mosses
Floating plants (water lettuce, duck weed)

Inhabitants

Kuhli loach (8)
Ottos (5)
Neons (5)
Black neons (4)
Various small guppies (about 6 adults, some dry)
Cherry shrimp

+ 1 male betta (rescued 10 days ago - luckily he seems peaceful!)

Comments

This tank is a direct upgrade (same filter media) from my 25G starter tank. I made a a lot of mistakes with my first tank and just a few less with this one. Definitely still learning every step the way!

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