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Marine Tanks

A Critical, Yet Often Overlooked Piece of Equipment for your Marine Fish Tank

Sure, all the “sexy” pieces of equipment for marine fish tanks get most of the attention…the tank itself, lighting, filtration, etc. But there’s one critical piece of the puzzle that often gets overlooked. And it’s one that’s not so much for sake your marine tank’s inhabitants as for yours. I’m talking about a GFI, or [...]

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What To Consider When Buying Salt Water Fish

If you are interested in getting a saltwater fish tank, it means you probably want to have a load of lovely tropical fish in your home. But be warned they take more care than a freshwater equivalent. When choosing your new purchase, always buy the biggest tank you can afford assuming you have sufficient space available.

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#1 Way For Your Saltwater Aquarium Setup – Choosing A Tank

Following on from our introduction to saltwater aquariums this segment is designed to give you some idea of a typical saltwater aquarium setup.

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Saltwater Fish Tanks – Finding the Perfect Location

Knowing where to locate your salt water tank is half the battle to providing a good home for your new fish. You do not want to put the tank too near sunlight. This can encourage the growth of algae as well as causing overheating problems. You do not want to put it somewhere it would be in a draft either as you want to keep the tank water within a certain temperature range.

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The Beauty And Variety Within A Saltwater Aquarium

A salt water aquarium is sometimes for the better experienced aquarist as it is more maintenance-intensive and pricey. Depending on the kind of salt water fish tank set up chosen, these aquariums can cost from around $650 for a fish only with live rock set-up to $1300 and more for buying and setting up a coral reef aquarium. Saltwater aquarium fish are hard to look after and also dear, generally coming with a price tag of about $15 and infrequently much more. Most nevertheless , will agree that with regard to beauty, saltwater aquarium fish are surpassingly spectacular to their freshwater opposite numbers.

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How To Set Marine Fish Tank That’s Environmentally Friendly and Looks Amazing Too!

The guilt was eating away at me. I loved my marine fish tanks and all the livestock I had and, yet, as a marine scientist, I felt horrible knowing that they were all coming from the wild. As we discussed in the last post on 3 reasons you might not want to own a marine [...]

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Amazing Bottomless Marine Fish Tank

Well, technically it’s called the “Open Bottom” fish tank, bottomless just sounded better for the headline! In any case, this is one of the coolest marine fish tank ideas I’ve ever seen. The advantages of setting up a marine fish tank like this include that there is no salt water splashing out of the tank [...]

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Marine Fish Tank

It’s tough to beat the captivating mix of beauty, motion and colors that a marine fish tank brings to a home or office. I remember the first time I saw a marine fish tank. It was on a trip to the Coney Island Aquarium with my grandparents when I was around 5 years old. I [...]

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