[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: Snail reduction under special curcumstances
Alan K. asks:
>Does anyone have a suggestion regarding how to reduce the snail load in a
>tank that has many expensive Amano shrimp in it? They are the common type
>of small snails and they are multiplying like.....snails?
I've successfully used the melon rind method of snail control. Take a
piece of melon rind -- from a cantaloupe, for instance -- and cut the meat
off. Drop the rind in the tank for a while and it will soon be covered in
snails. Remove the rind and the snails. Rinse and repeat as necessary.