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  1. Algae
    Hey guys, I have been running my 15 gallon tank for 2-3 months now, and unfortunately the tank is now having an algae crisis. My setup is a 15 gallon std. tank with a marineland penguin 150 and a marineland penguin 100 (the little biowheel power filters). I cycled for 2 weeks before adding...
  2. Lighting
    Hi Fishkeepers! I've been running a 10 gallon planted tank for a few months now, and it's really been doing pretty well. But one problem I've been having is some algae. I've been lighting the tank from behind with a ~10 watt cfl bulb in a small desk lamp, and on the side with the most light I...
  3. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi All, This is my second attempt to grow HC on my 25cm Nano cube. It looks like it's failing but would love save it if I could. Hope to get some help here to at least know what I'm doing wrong. First off here's a picture of the HC I got when I bought them and pictures of the tank. It...
  4. Algae
    Hi Everyone, I have a problem with black brush algae and blue green algae. The black brush algae covers my driftwood and has spread to my lovely anubias. I have tried everything possible but struggle to control it. The blue green algae covers some areas of my substrate at the front of the...
  5. Fish
    I just recently dropped a couple swords into my tank along with some cory cats. I have a 120 gallon short aquarium with a sump and a Finnex planted+ 48". Just got the water tested a couple days ago and my ph was around 8. Everything else was fine. I also have a pleco that used to be more...
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