This is an updated version of the original thread appearing in the Marine DIY forum: http://www.aquariacentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=118995
First, the biggest piece of advice I can give you is to read, ask questions, read some more, ask more questions and then go back and read again before buying anything for your first marine tank. This is an expensive hobby and there is no point in hiding that fact. But it will become discouragingly expensive if you are constantly having to
Updated 10-26-2007 at 10:17 AM by Grins
The Tom aquarium products rapids mini canister filter C-80 came in a slightly over packed box that had opened a bit during shipping.
All the parts were there but it took a bit of study of a very difficult to see exploded diagram to find this out. Note the orange/red flow indicator on the outlet stem. This is a brass weight which becomes visible as the flow decreases.
The C-80 has a stated flow of 80 GPH and uses 5.3 watts of
Updated 02-22-2008 at 4:33 PM by Que
Thorichthys Meeki (Meek, 1904) - The Firemouth Cichlid Breeder Report
By Rich Dietz aka Mr.Firemouth
Thorichthys Meeki (Meek, 1904) or The Firemouth Cichlid, is an incredible aquarium fish that are found in their natural habitats in the following countries; Mexico, Guatemala, Merida, Progresso, Yucatan Peninsula, and Central America. They prefer slow moving rivers with rocky shorelines and sandy substrates. The climate is sub-tropical with temperatures in the mid 70's to 80's
I am new here and don't know if any will pay attention, but what the hell... I'm vain.
Today I cleaned 38 jars, and changed water, and plants on each one. Then removed some more babies from batch 101308 and jarred them up. I need to find homes for so many of these!
I hate feeding them to bigger fish, but it's such a pain to feed each one, some of them knowing from the beginning they will be re-homed. Ones that have deformed fins or are cambodian - those are the first
Life begins from the ocean that contains extreme biological diversity. The physiological, biochemical, genetic, social and environmental processes of individual organisms (terrestrial as well as marine) are often the most sensitive to environmental stress, and these processes determines population and ecosystem-level changes. In this regard, the study of genetic features endeavors to identify and decipher the troubles regarding not