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post #1 of 2 Old 12-19-2013, 05:24 PM Thread Starter
Exclamation Brown stuff in my power filter?

My water looked a little like "tea" lately, so I check the filter and it was horrendous. The mouth had this brown algae stuff seeping out of the sponge and the water had a milky film on the surface.
I can take pictures if needed, but not at the moment. (Phone's dead)


The filter is a Whisper 20 Power Filter, and it has been established for a few months now. I've dealt with a little of the brown algae before and washed it off with dirty tank water, but it was never this bad!

:eek: SOMEONE PLEASE HELP!
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post #2 of 2 Old 12-19-2013, 06:09 PM
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I think this might help Brown Diatom Algae.
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