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Old 01-25-2015, 05:58 PM   #1
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Live rock/sand question

So it's been awhile since I started a saltwater tank. I am only in week two and have lots of brown coming in on rock and sand is it normal do I need to clean up or let it ride?Click image for larger version

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Old 01-25-2015, 06:42 PM   #2
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It looks like a diatom out break. This is a normal phase for a new tank it will eventually clear up and disappear.

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Not to mention you don't need the lights on during a cycle. It's only adding to your diatom outbreak.
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Not to mention you don't need the lights on during a cycle. It's only adding to your diatom outbreak.

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Just let it run its course it will eventually go away

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