48w T5 HO retro, no skimmer, modified ac500 into HOB sump. half barebottom half sandbed
mixed reef tank w/ a bunch of beautiful macro algae in the hang on back CPR FUGE!
take it slowwwwwwwww! don't rush things, this hobby is about patience
favia, zooanthids, chili coral, a variety of sps i dont know the names of :)
oooo, plants YES, i got green gracilaria, red gracilaria, botryocladia red grape kelp, red string of pearls
damned if you do, damned if you don't!
i accidently got into this hobby because my wife wanted a dog! i said NO to the dog and allowed her to get a 10g fishtank. i said NO to the freshwater and OK to marine. she made me stick my hand in the tank once and now i'm hooked! LOL
The pet trade gets a bad rap for exploiting wild animals but sometimes the opposite is true.
Modern advances in technology affect every industry - even the aquarium hobby.
If you are looking for a unique invertebrate to add to your saltwater tank, consider the sea urchin.