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Sea Cucumber

At the same time we purchased our Nassarius snails, we also purchased a Sea Cucumber. This particular type of sea cucumber is called a Tiger Tail Sea Cucumber. They range from gray to brown, depending on the specific type of … Continue reading

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Using carbon in a reef aquarium

As with most topics surrounding reef aquariums, the use of activated carbon in a reef aquarium brings controversy, opinions, concerns, and accolades. Activated carbon for the aquarium is carbon (mostly from coal or lignite) that has been treated (heated or by chemicals) to increase the amount of … Continue reading

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