75 Gal Reef Tank, 80 pounds sand, 45 pounds live rock, Fluval 305, Pro Clear Aquatic Systems wet/dry/skimmer rated at 150 gal., 4 power heads, Prizom skimmer, 384 watt MH light (2-150 hqi mh, 4-Actinic 21 watt)
Take your time and plan things out. Look in the paper to find tanks that poeple are wanting to get rid of. You can save alot of money that way.
1-Zoanthus Colony Polyp (3" dia.)
1-Kenya Tree Coral (3" tall)
1-Doughnut Coral (3" dia.)
1-Starburst Green Polyps (2" dia.)
Go Big or Go Home
I started off with a 26 gal fresh,then a 55 gal fresh, then i turned the 26 into a saltwater, then it was on to the 75 gal reef tank. Next will be a 180 or 210 saltwater shark tank.
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.