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High Phosphates? Need some help.

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So I wanted to test what would happened if I overfed for a day. I fed about 2.5x what I originally do. Here are the results:


Phosphate jumped from 0.06>0.15


Wanted to understand feeding a little more.

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Consider ditching the chaetomorpha....it's undoubtedly screwing with your nutrient levels.  Look up "luxury uptake".   Like I mentioned elsewhere, chaeto is no help to new tanks....certainly not new tanks with issues like yours.  Just confuses things...or even makes them worse in some cases.

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