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    Darn Nitrates!!!

    I just made a water change in my 29 gallon 3 days ago and my nitrates are still about 35, any ideas how to lower nitrates? will it hurt my corals??? BTW i have lots of brown algea
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    Mandarin Dragonet any tips??

    i am planning on buying one from this site, are they feather duster compatable? and they will fit in a 29 gallon with a firefish and a percula clown??
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    dead turbo snail

    my 1" turbo died from being on his back all night long, but his shell is really cool so can i keep him in the tankfor looks-or would this raise ammonia??
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    Are Lee's brand of protein skimmers good?

    Are Lee's brand of protein skimmers good? i bought one on ---- for a 30 gallon tank and just got it today. are they any good?? also what should i use to power it?? a powerhead or a pump??
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    I just bought a open green brain coral!!

    does any one have any tips or suggestions?? should i place it in the bottom in the sand or high in the rock?? please leave feedback!
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    will a condylactis anemone eat my neon gobies?

    will my condylactis anemone eat my neon gobies?? the Lfs i bought the neon gobies from said it will eat them, while the Lfs that sold me the condylactis anemone said it will not eat them. I trust your guys opinions more so will he eat them??? :notsure:
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    Scooter Blenny STOMPING on my coral!!

    :mad: I thought that scooter blennys were reef safe?? apparently mine is not! I have some yellow polyps that i love but never come out anymore- why??? becuase my scooter blenny has decided that his favorite place to look for food is on top of the small rock that my corals live on. he just lays...
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    will turbo snails die if they fall on their back?

    will turbo snails die if they fall on their back?do u have to put them upright???
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    are these good lights???

    i just bought some lights on ---- for my 29 gallon tank. The lights brand are satelights and they are 24 inches long and 65 watts. Can i have shrooms and corals like xenia and brain coral??? is there any coral i could not have???
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    :help: my condtlactis anemone has shrunk almost into nothing!!!! i just left for 1 hour and he was fine when i left. now i just came home and he has shrunk almost to nothing. he was still moving a little bit and before i left he seemed just fine. can anybodyhelp me???? :help:
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    hitchhiker snails

    i have had my tank set up for about four weeks now and i have liverock and corals and i just noticed today 2 small yellow snails on the glass. what are they and are they reef safe???
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    blue linka star in a 29 gallon???

    my LFS has a blue linka star that i really like and i also like the brittlestars that they have and i was just wondering if the linkas and brittlestars are complety reef safe and invert/fish safe. The reason i was asking is because i have heard lots of storys about fish and inverts...
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    sooo confused!!!!

    :help: ok will someone please explain to me if my cycle has even started yet!! I have had my tank set up for about a week and have 7 pounds of LR(my tank is a 29 gallon) I put food in and can see it rotting (shrimp pellets and flake food) and some white algea is growing on the rocks. i have a...
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    i have new 29 gallon tank and i was just wondering how powerful of a powerhead i should get??? is a maxi jet 900 too powerful??? or not enough??
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    Are these good lights????

    hey are these good lights for shrooms and some corals and would the lights fit on top of my 29 gallon???
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    are these testing levels ok???

    ph level- 8.5 alkalinity- 340 nitrite .5 nitrate 15 my tank has been running for a week are those safe levels??? is there anything else important i need to test for???
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    Can yellow tangs fit in a 29 gallon??

    I have always liked yellow tangs. right now i have one blue damsel basically to get my tank started. down the road would a yellow tang fit in my tank if i took the damsel out??
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    mini feather dusters!!!!

    i just started my 29 gallon tank a few days ago and i added 7 pounds of LR today and i noticed something on one of the small rocks A very small feather duster!!!then i looked around some more and noticed like 5 more of them! i cant belive it ! the rock sat in my hot car for over an hour too. so...
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    please help!!

    i am really confused can someone help me out??? :notsure: first of all what are powerheads??? i have a 29 gallon tank that I just started out and i want coral eventuallybut dont you need some sort of water flow is that what powerheads are??? I have a marineland biowheel 200 filter that can...