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post #1 of 5 Old 01-19-2012, 06:43 PM Thread Starter
High nitrate.

what is the best way to lower the nitrate levels in your fishes tank.
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post #2 of 5 Old 01-19-2012, 07:10 PM
Water changes.
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post #3 of 5 Old 02-03-2012, 12:50 PM
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post #4 of 5 Old 02-03-2012, 02:09 PM
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if your not using RO/DI water ( which i suggest ) then test your water source before using it, this may contain high nitrates to begin with.

cut back feeding, increase water changes.
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post #5 of 5 Old 02-13-2012, 06:12 AM
Here are some tips for lowering the nitrate levels in the tank:
1. Low the amount of food supply to the fish.
2.Do a water change from 25% to 30%.
3.you must use nitrate kit to check the level.
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