Saltwater Aquarium Size- What’s the Right Size for a Saltwater Fish Tank?

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One of the first questions people ask when considering starting a saltwater or marine aquarium is, “what size tank should I get?” When visiting your local pet store and looking at aquariums, the selection and variety can often be overwhelming. Not to mention that when you ask this question to different sales people you will … Read moreSaltwater Aquarium Size- What’s the Right Size for a Saltwater Fish Tank?

Saltwater Aquarium Checklist: Everything You Need for A Saltwater Fish Tank

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What do I need first? That’s easy, you need information! Get informed before a drop of water hits the aquarium. Decide what type of saltwater aquarium you want. Is it going to be fish only, coral only or a full reef aquarium? Your decisions will determine what type of equipment and lighting you will need. … Read moreSaltwater Aquarium Checklist: Everything You Need for A Saltwater Fish Tank

Ich Treatment: How to Treat Saltwater Fish with White Spot Disease/Ick

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One of the biggest battles I’ve had with my saltwater aquarium has been with saltwater ich. About 6 weeks ago or so I brought home a yellow tang that within a few days contracted Ich and infected my other fish as well. Two Percula clowns, a Sailfin tang, a Dragonet, and the yellow tang all … Read moreIch Treatment: How to Treat Saltwater Fish with White Spot Disease/Ick

How to reduce ammonia in saltwater fish tank

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Ammonia is the biggest killer of fish in aquariums. Typically ammonia levels build up when you Nitrogen Cycle a new saltwater aquarium, but ammonia can also build up when the fishes are too many for the size of the aquarium and hence overloading. Dead or decaying materials within the saltwater aquarium cannot be fully cleared … Read moreHow to reduce ammonia in saltwater fish tank