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Old 06-28-2010, 09:05 PM   #151
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I realize that LR is a start but I'm not buying enough to get everything I need... (biodiversity is what makes a reef thrive). I can't have clowfish (nemos) in a temperate tank... my daughter does not approve of your idea.
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Old 06-28-2010, 09:12 PM   #152
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You need some red algaes various corals I think exist in temperate zones although they are normally pale-ish to tan in color. Limpets, mussels, and other molluscs. I bet you could go fishing in BC with barbless hooks and catch some fish for your tank XD.
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Old 06-28-2010, 09:31 PM   #153
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I'm not doing a temperate tank... if I was the anemones here are to die for... as well as lots of cool looking crabs... but I like the pom-pom crab and that's what I'm getting.
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Old 06-28-2010, 11:54 PM   #154
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I realize that LR is a start but I'm not buying enough to get everything I need... (biodiversity is what makes a reef thrive). I can't have clowfish (nemos) in a temperate tank... my daughter does not approve of your idea.
Get her a picture of "Nemo". Hahaha
You can't do it all at once. Every time I go to a new LSF or location I bring a little bit of sand home with me and add to my diversity.
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Old 06-29-2010, 02:02 AM   #155
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... okay... all I have found so far is : : : : Indo-Pacific Sea Farms : : : : they look pretty good.
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Old 06-30-2010, 12:07 AM   #156
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They are out of hawaii. Expensive at the least...
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Old 06-30-2010, 02:37 AM   #157
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Ya... I know... but I can't find anything else.
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Old 07-01-2010, 01:06 AM   #158
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Talking Pictures of TANK!

This is my custom tank. The long awaited arrival... now I have a lot of work ahead of me! I put my kids and wife in the tank to give more of an example on dimensions.

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Bloody **** that looks amazing!!! I can't wait to see it filled with fauna. Heck, just water and sand would be awesome.
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... water is going to have to wait till mid-end of august... unless things come together fast... we will see what silicone I can do in the next couple of days... I'm going to wait 2 weeks after silicone before adding water... and I have a lot of silicone to do still... I don't even have all the plumbing I need yet.
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