[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: fewer species and more of them
>KI>I feel that too many killie keepers keep too many species and not enough of
>I would much rather have large, healthy populations
>of these fish in my tanks than have two of everything. It fits in better
>with my philosophy of environmental responsibility, too.
>in cool and cloudy Ohio
Not to open this kettle of fish, if you'll pardon the expression, but how
many is a "large healthy population"? 5 breeding pairs in two tanks?
That number comes to mind as being enough to ensure against accidental
death wiping the lineage out.
in equally cool and cloudy Indiana. no, oops, the sun's coming out now :-)
Department of Biology
1001 E. 3rd St.
Bloomington, IN 47405
See http://www.aka.org/AKA/subkillietalk.html to unsubscribe