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Old 02-21-2011, 07:56 AM   #1
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Can shrimp and snails live with slighty higher than normal nitrates ?

Can shrimp and snails live with slighty higher than normal nitrates ?
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Old 02-21-2011, 09:42 AM   #2
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It DEPENDS!

Which shrimp and snails?
Define higher than normal. Normal for a REEF tank is under 5, and hopefully ZERO.
Normal for a FOWLR is under 40, but strive for under 20.

Shrimp and snails can live under the above conditions if acclimated to those conditions.
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So the same as fish really but I have had loads of snails all dead :/
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