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Driftwood from the ocean.
Old 09-17-2012, 10:40 AM   #1
 
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Driftwood from the ocean.

I found a nice piece of wood from the ocean and was wondering if after its been rinsed and soaked in freshwater, would it be ok for a freshwater aquarium?
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Old 09-18-2012, 11:35 AM   #2
 
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One problem is the salt the wood has taken up. Soaking and boiling might not rid the wood of all of it, and freshwater fish can be affected. I personally would not use it.

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Old 09-18-2012, 03:40 PM   #3
 
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Thanks for the info.
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