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Old 12-20-2004, 11:36 AM   #1
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brown algea ??

Hey all. 55 gal. FOWLR, no fish yet still cycling and curing rock. Doing water changes and leaving the lights out. I notice long brown algea I guess starting to grow on some of the rocks ??? Is it algea, and what do I do about it ???

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Old 12-20-2004, 05:33 PM   #2
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This is typical with the cycling process. It is a good sign during the process, and it happens to all of us. Eventually, it will generally fade away when the cycling process is established. You are on your way. 8)

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