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Old 08-06-2011, 03:17 AM   #1
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Sparkling Sand

I always see aquariums with perfect looking sand beds, and not that mine is totally gross, but it could use some improvement. Any helpful knowledge?
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Do you have any CUC clean up crew (hermit crabs. snails) ?
any sand sifters (nassarius snails, gobys, etc) ?

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So many things could contribute to this ..Mine isn't sparkling ,,but its not bad IMO
I actually do not have a single CUC,,but i run an algae scrubber and have triggers who constantly pick up mouthfuls and spit it out..
I have a vid in members tanks and you can see the mound on the left end they made over the years by constantly doing this
Currently rebuilding
QTing is a good thing
Grow your filtration
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