Hi guys, first post here. I'm currently in my second week of growing out my Monte Carlo in a high tech tank with co2/fluval nano 3.0, but I'm planning on modifying my filter and taking away the potassium nitrate in my dosing regime to get color on my Rotala H'ra. Will reducing the Nitrates harm...
Have any of you had nitrate levels in planted tanks at 20-40 ppm and not have any problems?
My current tank is planted with crypts everywhere and nitrate level is 40 ppm.
Ammonia - 0 ppm
Nitrate - 0 ppm
Ph - 5.8-6
20 gal. long
Only fish are 9 rummy-nose and are doing good...
One Oto Cat is looking pale, and two shrimp were laying on their sides but not dead this morning.
Gh 13 degrees
Kh 8 degrees
Well there is the problem!
(It's hard to tell with that color chart in the drop kits)
50% water change
Nitrate now 50?? (still...
I've been doing EI low-light/weekly dosing for about a month using dosage recommendation from the sticky and I am having trouble keeping my nitrate levels from rising too fast. They are easily getting up to 40 ppm within the week between water changes. I re-tested my tap water and found I have...
Hi, i just moved a few days a go and ones i have to empty my tank i dicide to put some jobe ferrilizer stick under my very old eco-complet.
When I put water on tank notice it have a white film on top of water, just on surface.
Did a mistake of don't test my water. Put the fishes in... Next...
Duckweed (1/2 sandwich bag portion maybe more)got tons of it in my cherry tank great for controling nitrates just pay shipping usps 6$ im in fort lee nj so if anyone is local you can pick it up for free!* might include some regular java fern plantlets also depending how many i can clip