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    Default Do fish in ponds ever seek sunlight?


    0 Not allowed!
    Since our water temperature has dropped to 50F some of the larger sarasa rise higher in the water where the sun hits the pool and drop lower in the water when there is shade. I remember something from grade school about sunlight and vitamin D and got the silly idea to wonder if the fish seed the sunlight for vitamins.

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    0 Not allowed!
    i would be inclined to think they are doing it for warmth as well.

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    0 Not allowed!
    Could be warmth, fish are ofcourse exothermic (apart from a type of tuna and swordfish's eye IIRC) so their body temp is controlled by their surroundings and their behaviour
    My therapist says I need a bigger tank . . . . .

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