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  1. Plants
    Hello, I have a question for the sake of my curiosity. I've been doing some research on how much an impact a filter can have on your planted aquarium. There are a lot of different reasons on why it is recommended but they all come to the same consensus that a filter will improve the tank. So I...
  2. Low Tech Forum
    So I started my first Walstad method tank in a small 2.5 gallon desktop tank and I was reading up more on the method and different variances of the method that people have tried. For the people that have have done this method before what is your opinion/experience on using a filter or power...
  3. Fish
    To give some background, I'm getting back into the aquarium hobby after 2 years off(due to an issue out of my control). Now back to the question, what type of fish or fish+invert combo can I put in my 2.5 gallon tank? The 2.5 is currently planted with 1 anubias nana, 1 java fern, 3 marimo moss...
  4. General Planted Tank Discussion
    So, the history thus far... That leaves me with tonight's test, after 50 water change: PH = 7.6 High Range PH Test = 7.4 Ammonia = 0.25 ppm Nitrite = 5.0 ppm Nitrate = 5.0 ppm So, I pretty much just went into sort of panic mode and did a 75% water change, but I didn't have time to leave the...
  5. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hello all! :) I recently bought a 2.5 gal tank with a 15 watt incandescent light and filter. I have no heater and don't plan to buy one for this tank. So far I've given it a gravel bottom with some java moss and have put 3 ghost shrimp, a guppy, a danio and 3 white clouds to start my tanks...
  6. Planted Nano Tanks
    Lets see what your 2.5 gallon nano aquariums look like ==This is for 2.5 gallon tanks only== Post your tank shots along with equipment, flora, fauna, etc....... ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
  7. Planted Nano Tanks
    I set this up about three weeks ago. My first aquarium in about 12 years. It's more sort of an experiment to see how everything does under these conditions. So far it seems to be doing pretty well. Except the babytears cuba seems like its not doing great. But I sort of expected that with cO2...
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