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Old 12-24-2013, 11:40 PM   #1
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Corals

For corals do you absolute need to feed them or are the lights good for them to grow
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Old 12-24-2013, 11:45 PM   #2
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I would say it depends on the coral some benefit from target feeding along with photosynthesis just depends on which kind you are referring to
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Old 12-25-2013, 12:45 AM   #3
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You may also need to keep calcium levels up for certain types of corals also. Like SPS and LPS corals.
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Corals get everything from the light with the exception of non photosynthetic ones like tubastrea and dendrophyllia. And yes maintaining calc/alk/mag is key as well.
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Most don't need feeding, that being said, you can increase growth rates in some by feeding. But the downside can be added pollution.
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