Adding foods to the display for LR inhabitants if any , in small quantities, starts the organic cycle. Your head start to marine aquarium success! Draft saved Draft deleted. Back then the Cheato out competed the chaulerpa. This is the time the aquarist's patience will be truly tested. If the aquarist wants great success, minimum frustration, elimination of wasted marine life, etc. You should upgrade or use an alternative browser.
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I have been thinking a lot about what defines a mature reef tank. Will adding ammonia to my tank occasionally help keep the filter in tip top condition? Reef Breeders , Feb 9, No, create an account now. Trust me I have had many mature tanks and seen many more so I know what one "looks" like for a lack of better terms. Using our New To Reefing forum, you are able to ask members of the community for help and advice. Your name or email address:
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Does temperature make any difference to maturing an aquarium? Back then the Cheato out competed the chaulerpa. It is best not to use them in a maturing aquarium if at all possible. Don't worry, we've all been there before. If possible use cured live rock because if new live rock is used there may be a large ammonia spike which could degrade the live rock, when cured live rock is used this won't happen to the same degree.
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Description: Seems they really clean up at this point and the corals often begin to starve. The corals don't grow anymore, the sand bed looks stagnant, and it seems like the tank has become "frozen" in time. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Trace-colors Pro Multi Test Kit. Ammonia is added in some form, the bacterial colony grow and the tank becomes mature cycled.