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Old 02-15-2005, 07:02 PM   #11
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does nitrate goes up if i overfeed?

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Old 02-15-2005, 10:39 PM   #12
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Absolutely! More food=more waste (both fish waste and uneaten food)=more nitrates. Dirty filter media, bio balls or too many fish could also be contributing factors.


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Old 02-16-2005, 12:54 AM   #13
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Do you have a LS bed? If so how deep is it? Also if your running a protein skimmer or anything with bio media, you need to clean them on a regular basis.

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high nitrate, nitrate

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