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MJ's 75 Gallon Fallout Shelter

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This is the upgrade of the prior 29g acrylic. The tank was upgraded in May 2018 after a move. Unfortunately, there were some losses in the move and again when the house's AC was offline for a week due to renovation. However, the tank has made a solid comeback.

 

Current FTS:

12-29-18 FTS

 

Controlled by Neptune Apex

Lighting: 4x54 T5HO

Return: Reef Octopus Varios-2

Skimmer: Reef Octopus 110-SSS

Filtration: BRS Dual Reactor

Dosing: Apex DOS with DDR

 

Fish

Ocellaris Clownfish

Blacker Ice Clownfish

Yellow Tang

Chalk Bass (2x)

Dragon Goby 

 

Coral

ORA Grube's Gorgonia

Purple Gorgonia

Zoanthids

Green star polyp

Orange Florida Ricordia

Favia

Green Montipora Cap.

Montipora Spongodes

Montipora Digitata

Mycedium

Duncan

Frogspawn

Hammer

Blue Ridge

Donut

Borneman anemones

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May 28, 2018 FTS

5-28-2018 FTS

 

7-22-2018

7-22-2018 FTS

 

11-24-2018 FTS

11-24-2018 FTS

 

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The newest additions from this week's LA order:

ORA Marshall Island zoa (with Chalk Bass photobomber)

20181228_183537

 

Dragon Goby

20181229_180251

 

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The latest issue has been a slowdown in growth, and new corals struggle.  Salinity and temperature are kept fairly constant with the help of the Apex controlling the ATO and heater.  After two rounds of testing, where alkalinity and calcium are in line, the likely issue is the zero nitrate reading. 

 

To attempt to address this, I will start target feeding more coral by broadcasting aminos and ReefRoids, and have a bottle of Brightwell's NeoNitro on the way.  The NeoNitro will be used in extreme moderation to avoid overshooting the mark.

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