Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater Reef Aquaria
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 01-30-2007, 11:40 PM   #11
Aquarium Advice FINatic
MarineFlake's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Memphis, Tn
Posts: 816
Re: Bubble algae removal???????

Originally Posted by weemanpow3
Right now bubble algae is growing every where and how can I remove it without the bubble bursting. I change water weekly and add half gallon of RO water everyday due do whater evaporation. The water tests are good and I had a LFS chech them and it checked great. so please dont ask for them. How should I remove them.
From experience...Tweezers and a whole lot of time to kill on a Fri night. Bursting the bubble is *thought* to help spread it though I have never read any proof. You are bound to pop some and from experience, don't sweat it. My tank registers (Whith multiple test kits) 0 trates/po4 but the bubble algea still grows, thoug much slower. If you don't have a skimmer, get one, if you have one, check to make sure its clean and producing skimmate. I promise you will drive yourself insane trying to figure out whats feeding it and its better time spent removing it. Again, some good tweezers and a lot of time to kill.
The issue with a statement like "water tests are good..so please don't ask for them." is that 'good' in this hobby is subjective. If you have them, post them, it only helps you..


MarineFlake is offline   Reply With Quote

algae, bubble, val

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Bubble Algae removal question MsBeanCtr Saltwater Reef Aquaria 5 04-23-2009 11:48 AM
Hair and Bubble algae removal Saltwater Reef Aquaria 6 10-06-2006 04:48 PM
Hair Algae Removal GSXRDan Saltwater Fish Only & FOWLR 1 03-24-2005 09:21 PM
bubble algae removal - am I ok now donf Saltwater Reef Aquaria 1 02-25-2005 04:03 PM
Algae Removal Solution. rvijay07 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 4 07-25-2003 09:27 PM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:22 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.