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Re: algae probs

Subject: Re: algae probs
by cathie on 2008/6/13 22:04:09

I think it would be worth testing for phosphate. My tap water is 5 ppm, so things are much better with rowaphos in the filter.
It is said to be helpful to have a siesta for the lighting - a couple of hours off in the middle of the day - it disrupts the algae's growth without upsetting other plants or fish.