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post #1 of 7 Old 04-20-2011, 05:10 PM Thread Starter
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Newest Cichlid Scape

So I had to dig out 3 cichlids that were holding eggs, which means everything must come out of the tank, literally every last rock. This is the newest creation, I know the fake plants look bad but I wanted to mix some colour up in it.
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post #2 of 7 Old 04-21-2011, 11:43 AM
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looks awsome
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post #3 of 7 Old 04-21-2011, 04:46 PM
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looks good, cant wait to start my cichlid tank.
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post #4 of 7 Old 04-22-2011, 09:53 AM
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Looks really great! That's sort of how I imagine myself aquascaping a cichlid tank!

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post #5 of 7 Old 04-24-2011, 09:39 AM
You've done a great job with that set up! I hate that you keep having to change stuff around but it always turns out awesome!
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post #6 of 7 Old 04-24-2011, 12:17 PM
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Looks great! Nice and natural looking. Just curious...how are you cleaning out the debris that accumulates between the rocks? Turkey baster method?

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post #7 of 7 Old 04-24-2011, 01:58 PM Thread Starter
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I take everything out of the tank every two weeks maximum , and any debris gets removed with a vacuum and I do a partial water change
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