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Old 03-23-2007, 10:58 PM   #1
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Is sand dust damaging to fish/gills?

I am wondering...when I re-aquascape and dust goes everywhere, am I harming my fish? Or inhibiting thier breathing ability?
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I`m sure it`s not the best of conditions but I dont think that alone will harm them . Better to be worried with ammonia and nitrites which we know will harm them.
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I agree, in nature, they are subjected to various sandstorms.
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Thanks. Always wondered....
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I agree. I wouldn't worry about it.
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Speaking of sand storms, I caused a huge on today. I built a PVC aquascaping rock holder today and put it in my tank and will have to wait till tomorrow to do anymore work on it.
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