I'm about to set up a 10G nano and will be using live sand but dry rock.
I'll be curing the dry rock in the tank itself as it cycles, and will be relying solely on natural filtration.
Until it builds up enough bacteria should I bother with any sort of clean-up crew?
If so, how long should I wait until the rock and sand is capable of supporting a bioload?
I do have a HoB
which I could definitely use for a short amount of time but I really want no mechanical filtration whatsoever.
PS - I'm absolutely novice at saltwater so excuse me if I'm talking like an idiot.
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