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post #1 of 4 Old 05-21-2007, 02:15 AM Thread Starter
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help star fish

My kids just brought home two star fish that were found supposedly dead on the beach and they are not I have no stores open in my area and need a quick way to save their lives. I have no fish tanks or anything an dneed some help to get them through till tomorrow.
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post #2 of 4 Old 05-21-2007, 09:31 AM
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...put them in ocean water...from where the kids found them...

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post #3 of 4 Old 05-21-2007, 10:55 AM Thread Starter
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That is pretty obvious except we live over 5 hours from there and I needed something to save them right then. Thanks any ways.
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post #4 of 4 Old 05-23-2007, 07:22 AM
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lightly wrap them in moist(not to wet) newspaper, fresh tap is better then nothing at all, and keep cool.

Saltwater 4foot (67gal) and Reef Rock/Plugs (300)Sump (12gal) with a 3000ltr/hr return pump(32watts)
1x 6025, 3 x TUNZE 6045 for flow.
Aquasonic Skimmer with 3000ltr pump
16watt UV. *5 Lights: 2 Actinics and 2 Daylights and 1 Gro-Lux.
*Fish @ the moment: Powder Blue Tang, South Seas Devil, Mandarinfish, Lemon Peel, Bi-colour angel, Coral beauty, Scopas Tang(4in), Coral Banded Shrimp(been in tank for 4/5yrs) and a Dusky Anemonefish(3in).. and 2 Red Base Sand Anemones..A pair peppermint shrimps.
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