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    Good...keep an eye on params for the next several days, just to be sure all is good with the new bioload
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Good...keep an eye on params for the next several days, just to be sure all is good with the new bioload
    Will do! I'll check them when I get home tonight. Glad I didn't mess anything up. It was a little more confusing cycling this time around for some reason...
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    Smaller tanks can actually be a little more challenging than large ones, with less water there's more room for error sometimes...you did well

    I like Levi, too
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Smaller tanks can actually be a little more challenging than large ones, with less water there's more room for error sometimes...you did well

    I like Levi, too
    I'm glad it's gone smoothly, I was tired of just looking at plants. Haha
    Yeah I'm starting to realize that! I do miss my bigger tank, but this one is nice and doesn't take up much room.
    And thanks, he's a keeper :)
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    So another ghost shrimp bit the dust.. I haven't really seen the beta be super aggressive, not to mention he's pretty small and those ghost shrimp are rather large. Also the two RCS in there are still alive and they are the smallest ones!
    Checked my tank parameters.. Ammonia 0, nitrITES 0, NitrATEs looked maybe in between 1-5? Was a yellow-ish orange color (Using API FW kit)

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    Congrats on your new fish and shrimp!
    Thank you!

    Tank is still going very well, I ended up getting 8 more RCS. They hide pretty much all the time and one or two come out occassionally? My 3 ghost shrimp are always hanging out with my betta oddly enough. Lol







    I tried to get a good picture of a RCS, but like I said.. they hide-mostly come out after lights are off.

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