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Re: [APD] My New 90 gallon Setup
I believe Beth Lang wrote this email section below:
> My 90 gallon tank has been cycled for about 2 weeks now. I used Biospira as
> I couldn't stand to wait the 6 weeks it would take to cycle. It is a
> partially planted tank with half fluorite, half gravel. Right now there are
> only 7 fish in there which I plan to slowly build up. The lighting is just
> a hair over 2.4 wpg. I have no plans right now to start messing around with
> C02. I tested the water today and ammonia is 0, nitrites 0, ph 7.4 and
> nitrate 0.
> The plants seem to be doing well but I am seeing long stringy algae,
> especially on the driftwood. There is the start of brown algae on the back
> walls. Last week I spoke to someone at the LFS and he suggested that I
> start fertilizing. I said not yet but now I'm thinking I should.
What is the KH, GH, Phosphate levels of the water?
Perhaps you are over feeding?
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