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RE: Possible causes for Yamato shrimp death.
Your water is very soft - - I think the shrimp need harder water to
develop their shells. They don't do well in soft water.
> Till date, I think almost 100 Yamato shrimps have died in my
> hands. I cannot
> find a reason for their death. Many batches die after I did
> very simple
> things like changing water, increasing CO2 from 1 to 2 bubble
> per second,
> increasing traces from 5ml to 7ml. Are they really sensitive
> to changing
> water conditions. I am really clueless.
> Tank parameters.
> pH 6.5
> KH 4
> GH 1
> Nitrate about 10ppm
> Phosphates unknown (should be almost 0 I think)
> Temperature 27 degree celsius
> Any help is appreciated.
> Wayne Wah from Singapore