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Old 10-04-2011, 04:49 PM   #1
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Newbie to saltwater

Hello. I am starting my first saltwater tank soon. I have no idea on what I would like to start with. I would think a reef tank would be way to hard to start with. I am going to be reading the marine tank section of DK encyclopedia of Aquarium & Pondfish. But any self taught pointers would be great.

What fish are good for beginners?
What size tank would be a good idea?
Basics, ya know??!

Thank you in advance!
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The best thing is to study the fish then decide on the size of tank. Get the largest tank you can afford. This is a list of fish that they consider beginner Beginner Fish: Tropical Fish for Beginners in Saltwater Aquariums
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