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  1. New to salt, simple question

    Beginner Saltwater Aquariums
    I only have one question and it's a simple one...... I hope. I'm wanting to set up a reef tank with reef safe fish. I'm almost ready to start purchasing live rock and such. My question is, would putting an 18 inch airstone at the bottom do any type of damage to rock or fish?
  2. I think my plants are killing my fish.

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I have two tanks one larger one and one smallish corner one and in both I have plastic plants with some live moss balls. I have a catfish in each tank right now and the moss balls are just there to keep them happy but recently my other fish have taken a liking to them. They play with them...
  3. CO2 Poisoning???

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I woke up this morning, and ALL of my fish were gasping for air at the top of the tank. My tank had just recovered from ICH yesterday and so I replanted some plants and hooked up my DIY C02 system again. I usually do not keep an air bubbler being that the plants do the job. But when I woke...
  4. Is Using a Air Stone Really Necessary?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    I have a 30 gal tank and have pretty good flow from my filter output which breaks up the surface tension pretty good. Do I need to also add an air stone for oxygen into the water?
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