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seabass

Be careful not to overdose iron.  Also, iron is important to cyano, so some people experience cyano blooms when dosing.

 

I'm not sure about Aquavitro Envy.  It looks like their Fuel product, but for planted aquariums.  You might still need a nitrate and phosphate source.

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Wendy

Love your macros! Having inhabitants will definitely help keep the algae fed!

 

Did you ever get a mandarin dragonet?

I think they are the coolest fish EVER!

I've never personally had one, b/c I didn't ever find a captive bred while I had a bigger tank set up.

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Update time. My macroalgea has colored back up and growing.  I am not sure what did it. I changed out the light, reduced the cleaning, and dosing iron and nitrogen.  I did lose same macroalgea but I think the snails or hermit crab get to it. All animals appear to be doing ok.

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On 5/29/2019 at 12:38 PM, Wendy said:

Love your macros! Having inhabitants will definitely help keep the algae fed!

 

Did you ever get a mandarin dragonet?

I think they are the coolest fish EVER!

I've never personally had one, b/c I didn't ever find a captive bred while I had a bigger tank set up.

I still have a great love for all dragonette. I do miss my little scooter. I have not bought one yet but I think I might buy a captive breed this following weekend. She/he will go straight to main tank. She/he will be coming from a nano tank breakdown.

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Here is part of my update. Planning on posting pictures tomorrow. I did finally add the last zoanthids. I did have to move one coral to my main tank because it was not doing good. All other corals are ok or better. The hermit crabs, feather dusters, and snails are well and alive. I did do a major macroalgea trim and a regular water change today. The green macroalgea is super happy. The mangrove is doing great, it has finally opened it's two leaves. The mangrove has actually straightened up and reaching for the light. I am still dosing iron and nitrogen.  

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seabass

Very nice.

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Eclipse522

Thanks. 

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Wonderboy

Great job recovering that mangrove! Everything in there is looking healthy.

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minimal

Looking sweet! Love love love mangroves. Always fun to see prop roots and lots of leaves start growing!

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