new aquarium

  1. M

    New Here!

    Greetings all! New to the hobby and super excited. Done a lot of research but with that comes doubt on something could be done better or different according to someone else, this forum seems well informed so i'll give it a shot! I have a 60 gallon tank that I am currently working on getting...
  2. L

    new stock list ideas

    i just git a 55 gallon with a 15 gallon sump, 90lbs of dry rock and 800gph filteration. i was wondering if anybody has some stock ideas for it. i already have a clownfish and a bta with a cleaner shrimp but thats all.
  3. P

    Are my Clownfish Pairing or fighting?

    I recently bought a Wyoming White Clown and what seems to be a Black Ocellaris. The Black is about 1” and the Wyoming white is maybe 2”-3”, the white is much larger and keeps on attacking the little black clown. So my guess is that the white is trying to dominate for pairing. I’m not sure if...
  4. F

    55 gallon tank

    Hello Im starting a 55 gallon tank not sure about it being a reef or not so i want to go with reef safe fish or reef safe with caution there are a lot of fish i like and i have a list can you guys help me pick a stocking list Flame Angel Coral Beauty Angelfish Kole Yellow Eye Tang Yellow Tang...
  5. F

    First Saltwater Tank !HELP!

    I'm 17 and starting my first Saltwater tank. I've had goldfish and tropical tanks before. Now I'm trying something different! I have a 55 gal and need help with a couple questions. What fish are compatible? Anyone have a list of fish that would work well and how many? I'm interested in having...
  6. J

    Help Needed!

    So I am fairly new to saltwater aquarium. Some information about my setup before questions sorry it’s alittle lengthy. I received a 36 gallon bowfront with rock unknown pounds but four pieces and several snails/crabs last summer from a friend that only had from online purchase for 6 weeks...
  7. K

    Clownfish hosted with Shrimp???

    so, i am brand new to the hobby, meaning yesterday i got my first fish... however, my tank cycled for two months and everything is perfect. I also have been studying for about two years so i know what i'm getting myself into. However, I didn't know that my clown fish would pair up with my...
  8. W

    New SW Aquarium Tank Setup

    Hey guys, I have a 45 gallon aquarium that I want to turn into a SW aquarium. I want to do a fish only aquarium. Keeping it simple, but something cool for my son. When it comes to filtering a 45 gallon, fish only, SW aquarium, what do you recommend for filtering? I see so many different...
  9. fishlover0815

    Sand storms

    i have my tank up and ready, but the sand storm is still everywhere... But at this time is it bad to run the filter, pump and skimmer? I just don't want the good bacteria to die because of low oxygen(I have my heater on)
  10. M

    Made a mistake setting up my new aquarium

    Hi all. I just got my first tank set up yesterday. However, after doing more reading today, I may have made an error. I added the live sand to the tank, then added my tap water, and then added the salt concentrate, and mixed it all in the aquarium. Did I accidentally kill the live sand? No fish...