Do old lights cause Diatoms and if so, why?
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Do old lights cause Diatoms and if so, why?

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Do old lights cause Diatoms and if so, why?
Old 04-12-2011, 09:10 AM   #1
 
Do old lights cause Diatoms and if so, why?

Do old lights cause Diatoms and if so, why?
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Old 04-12-2011, 10:58 AM   #2
 
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Diatoms are usually only seen in newly set-up tanks..

Old lights COULD cause diatoms though... Diatoms are a low-light algae IME, and old lights have reduced light output...
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:29 PM   #3
 
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Agree.
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