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  1. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I dirted and reworked my tank about a month ago, and my tank has gotten crazy cloudy. It's been there for 2-3 weeks now, and I'm unsure what to do. I've done a lot of water changes, but it's not helping. Ammonia and nitrite tests are perfect and the fishes seems to be doing fine. The filter has...
  2. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hey guys, Newbie here. So, I try to be succinct with my problem, coz I have a few of them. Firstly, I think I am in the middle of cycling a 10 g tank, yesterday's parameters were Ammonia:0.25-0.50 pmm, Nitrite :0ppm. Today, I checked and both are down to zero. I dont know how and what...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hello :smile2: I just started cycling my 5 gallon tank with dried shrimps. (Crushed) Day 2, Ammonia spike. The water is cloudy. Day 6, The water is still cloudy and the ammonia is off the charts. I added 4 tsps of dried shrimp on Day 1. Has the cycle stopped? Or is it just stalling? I...
  4. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I have a 46 gallon bowfront that is well established and heavily planted in dirt with gravel cap. I have/had 10 neon tetras, 4 black neons, 5 otocats, 2 albino Cory's, 2 angels, 5 shrimp and lots of snails. My problem is that I am having a bacterial bloom that seems to be pretty bad and I seem...
  5. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I have what I believe to be a baterial bloom in my 29 gallon tank. It has been going on for 2-3 weeks now and it is now just starting to look a little better. It still though pretty cloudy. Does anybody know of ways to help speed up the process? I have used a UV sterilizer, multiple large water...
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