Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources

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lowco1 03-09-2009 08:12 PM

mbuna tank
 
So is salt recomended in a cichlid tank if so how much.

iamntbatman 03-09-2009 10:56 PM

Nope, no need for salt in a freshwater fish tank. The water should be hard and alkaline, which can be accomplished by having a substrate of crushed coral or aragonite, putting a bag full of crushed coral in your filter, using limestone as your rockwork in the tank, or any combination of those.


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