I have had my 75gal for almost a year.. I have no hair algea but the sand gets green bubble algea, and I have a few big slimy green bummles on the rocks.. Here is what I have, I just don't understand how I could have algea!!!!!!!!
Mag 12 (Return) with Squid device
Aqua clear 500
Sump with 100 bio-balls
Refugium with 3 types of Cheato (50 watt grow light on 24hrs)
75lbs Live Rock
2x250 14K Hamilton MH
2x65 Acentic (10hrs)
2 Sand sift Stars
2 Emerald Crabs
1 Sally Lightfoot
6 Red Leg Hermits
20 Blue Leg Hermits
12 Mexican Turbo (The Big ones)
20 Turbo snails
12 Cerith snails
1 Yellow Tang
I use RO
Dose with Kalkwasser W/Feeding pump 100ml/hr (24hrs)
Salt .21-24 (Oceanic)
Nitrate 0 to .5
Phos 0 or at least I can't see anything
I AM ABOUT TO THROUGH THE WHOLE THING OUT THE WINDOW!!!!!
My next step is to buy 200 snails and see what happens!!!!!
ANY IDEAS PLEASE????????????????????????