Fish Stuff and such

So here is the freshwater dirt-planted 40 gallon breeder tank approaching the end of the first year in operation. I couldn't be happier...well if the fish would quit eating all the plants, that'd be great. But other than that. 😀 This type of setup is known as a "Walstad method tank" as it uses a…

The poor man’s Eels

Just a quick post up of a fish tank migration. I retired the old 29 gallon and replaced it with a 40 gallon breeder setup.  This is the living room "FOWLR" tank.  (Fish Only With Live Rock.) Coral "reef" tanks introduce a level of care that I'm not interested in doing beyond the two smaller…

A little reef life

  Aquarium update! The 20 long tank is maturing and becoming much easier to maintenance. (Meaning other than weekly water changes and checking water parameters once a month, the tank has fully stabilized and can accommodate more demanding species .) The biggest change to the tank has been the upgrade to a COB led lighting…