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>Date: Fri, 29 Oct 1999 13:24:11 -0400 (EDT)
>From: busko at stsci_edu (Ivo Busko)
>Subject: Re: Some Pictures and Question

>I had an infestation of this same thing in my tank, I call it BBA for black
>brush algae. I read somewhere that BBA likes iron. I controlled it by
>decreasing the PMDD dose, that I figure now was way above the reasonable
>level for my tank. I was overdosing based on iron test kit readings that
>were too low.

Steve and Ivo,

BBA definately does not like a decent CO2 level. With some SAEs and CO2
added it should be easily controlled.

in Vancouver