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    how do i get rid of Red Algae

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    has no life

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    how do i get rid of Red Algae

    Post by has no life on Thu Feb 09, 2012 12:12 am

    how do i get rid of Red Algae . looks like hair on my sand . is there any way to get rid of it?
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    Re: how do i get rid of Red Algae

    Post by zeketaz on Thu Feb 09, 2012 12:19 am

    Cut back on lighting
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    Re: how do i get rid of Red Algae

    Post by has no life on Thu Feb 09, 2012 1:04 am

    my nitrates are high water change water change .guess been over feeding back to every 3 days
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    Re: how do i get rid of Red Algae

    Post by Fern on Thu Feb 09, 2012 9:00 am

    get a sand sifting star or a few nasarius snails to keep the sand stirred, they are both detrivores.


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    Re: how do i get rid of Red Algae

    Post by has no life on Thu Feb 09, 2012 8:54 pm

    kinda broke right now so i cut my lights back added a pwoer head an did a water change . no money for sanils or fish

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