I did it. I changed water in my reef. Crazy, but true. lol As I mentioned yesterday during the livestream, I was going to do a water change this weekend. I ended up changing 62-gallons, which is basically what the skimmer section and the return section of my sump holds. Read More
I have a Versa (single head) pump that is feeding my calcium reactor. I've had it running for months. Recently, it appeared that the calcium reactor's effluent was flowing at a lesser than usual amount, and I checked for any obstructions. All was well. In theory, nothing was clogged. Read More
On March 17, this coral (pictured above) turned bright green, after looking perfectly heathly for nearly 2 years in my tank. When a coral suddenly changers color, it's a bad sign. Usually, they won't surive it. This colony was a total loss, which was a disappointment. Look how pretty it was. Read More
Sometimes we may notice tiny pockets of air building up in the area where the sand touches the glass. Occasionally you'll see worms, or pods, or just an empty tiny cavern to peer at, but this time I saw something different. This is a typical view, captured with my iPhone:
Several years ago, I got a coral from the LFS that I thought was a green slimer. Turns out, it was a Lime In The Sky, so I call it a Limer. It grew from a 1.5" frag into a decent colony about 12" tall over the years, despite what the Shadowcaster tried to do to it.
I was reading an interesting thread on Reef2Reef about TDS measurements today. I think you might like it as well: