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  1. #11

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    Default Jana's newbie tips: tank water reserve during water change


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    When doing a water change, set aside a bucket with some of the tank water to use for cleaning out your filter, swishing filtering media, etc. Save this reserve of tank water until your tank is done draining and is refilled.

    Sometimes spontaneous things happen where a reserve of tank water can be helpful. You can swish needed implements and wet cloths, etc. in the reserve tank water, for instance.

    After the water change is complete, you can go toss the reserve of tank water on your garden or grass.


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    If you have no tank water handy, you can use treated tap water, using Seachem Prime or Tetra Aqua Safe Plus or similar to treat the water and remove the chlorine. Treating incoming water is very important. Avoid using chlorinated water for anything that is introduced or reintroduced to your tank. Chlorine is poisonous to your fish and also poisonous to your biofilter, which is made up of the beneficial bacteria in your filter media. We can run away from poisons. Fish cannot get away from swimming in them if they get in their tank.
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    29g planted freshwater tank
    AC70 HOB
    Satellite Pro LED 24-36 20W 20-LEDs (14-6500K 6-RGBW)
    Tahitian Moon Sand w/some Flourite

    STOCK LIST:
    8 Bloodfin Tetras
    6 Bronze Corys
    10 Amano Shrimp
    5 Dream Blue Velvet Shrimp
    5 Sky Blue Velvet Shrimp
    10 Assassin Snails

    Planted 29g journal

    BUCKETS

    "Mulder, where are you?"
    "Hey, lesson here, Bey. You come at the king, you best not miss."
    "If it sounds like a fact, it is a fact."



  2. #12

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    A bump for attention.
    This wonderful article is very nearly done. What dose every one think?

  3. #13

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    Can''t give rep points, but great job on the diagnosis/treatment - Boundava   Sending you a geophagus to  tank you for your analytical powers! - discusluv   Happy Holidays! - Boundava   Happy Christmas! - Slaphppy7   Happy V Day! - WhistlingBadger   

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac View Post
    A bump for attention.
    This wonderful article is very nearly done. What dose every one think?
    Havent seen Jana online in awhile...

  4. #14

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  5. #15

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    Merry Christmas! - RiversGirl   Merry Christmas back at you ;-) - steeler58   Merry Christmas! - Boundava   Happy Christmas! - Slaphppy7   Happy V Day! - WhistlingBadger   
    Adoptee - Bone Cancer - Child Exploitation and Abuse - Hope and Support - Peace - Retinoblastoma - Right to Life - Student Sexual Assault - Silbar   Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - Silbar   Emphysema - Lung Cancer - Lung Disease - Multiple Sclerosis - Silbar   

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    Gosh, I hope she was not involved in the Vegas shooting

  6. #16

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    Thanks for helping with the tank - marc4   "Lest we forget" - steeler58   Congrats on 48,000 yaps! - Silbar   Happy V Day! - WhistlingBadger   Thanks for the Rep ;-) - steeler58   
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58   Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58   Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10   Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura   Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady   

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    That is my concern...hope I'm worrying for nothing
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
    40 Gallon Breeder: ... Journal
    29 Gallon: ... Journal

    “If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went” - Will Rogers

  7. #17

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    Can''t give rep points, but great job on the diagnosis/treatment - Boundava   Sending you a geophagus to  tank you for your analytical powers! - discusluv   Happy Holidays! - Boundava   Happy Christmas! - Slaphppy7   Happy V Day! - WhistlingBadger   

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    her profile says that she checked in a few days ago on 10/5

  8. #18

    Join Date
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    Thanks for helping with the tank - marc4   "Lest we forget" - steeler58   Congrats on 48,000 yaps! - Silbar   Happy V Day! - WhistlingBadger   Thanks for the Rep ;-) - steeler58   
    Troop and Military Support - Amber Alert - Bladder Cancer - Endometriosis - Equality - Liver Cancer - Liver Disease - Missing Children - POW/MIA - Spina Bifida - Suicide - steeler58   Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - steeler58   Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - aquariumlover10   Cancer - Epilepsy - Foster Care - Gynecological Cancer - Rett Syndrome - gronlaura   Breast Cancer - Birth Parents - SeaLady   

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    That's good, then
    10 Gallon Beginner Tank... Journal
    40 Gallon Breeder: ... Journal
    29 Gallon: ... Journal

    “If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went” - Will Rogers

  9. #19

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    For luck with your cycle - Slaphppy7   Congrats on cycling your tank! - Silbar   Great job researching the plant weights. - Silbar   Have a tetra for all your hard work ;-) - steeler58   Congrats on your new Corys! - Silbar   

    Default Jana in Las Vegas is okay


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    Hi, yes I am okay. Just broken-hearted over this horrific tragedy.

    Thank you for thinking of me.
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    29g planted freshwater tank
    AC70 HOB
    Satellite Pro LED 24-36 20W 20-LEDs (14-6500K 6-RGBW)
    Tahitian Moon Sand w/some Flourite

    STOCK LIST:
    8 Bloodfin Tetras
    6 Bronze Corys
    10 Amano Shrimp
    5 Dream Blue Velvet Shrimp
    5 Sky Blue Velvet Shrimp
    10 Assassin Snails

    Planted 29g journal

    BUCKETS

    "Mulder, where are you?"
    "Hey, lesson here, Bey. You come at the king, you best not miss."
    "If it sounds like a fact, it is a fact."



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