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Old 05-19-2010, 12:20 AM   #11
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If ammonia is present, you can also dose some Prime to neutralize its toxicity until you get some aerated, fresh SW made up to do a water change. I'd also do a livestock accountability check. Ammonia in a tank as old as yours usually is a sign of something dead in the tank.
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all live stock still there my shrimp molted but i donnt think this is what caused the amonia, ive cut way back on feeding for about a month now to see if i could get rid of the algae
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ok i cut back on my time a few hours i did it slowly over a few days to not disturb anything i dont know if that was needed or not.
ammonia at 0 ppm now but i have prple algae growing on my sand and one spot on some rock not sure what it is but it appears to be spreading any ideas?
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