Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 10-09-2014, 12:58 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Groves, Texas
Posts: 220
35 Gallon Tank Stocking

I have a 35 Gallon tank with a Tetra whisper 45EX HOB and a Tetra Whisper 20 EX HOB. It will be a slight to mildy planted tank so take that into consideration. My current list is 5 Hi Fin Lyretail Swordtails, 6 Zebra Danios, 4 SterbasCory Cats, 5 Green Cobra Guppy, and 8 Cardinal Tetra. According to AqAdvisor my tank is only 73 % stocked but i think 28 fish (although they will remain fairly small) is the right amount for a 35 Gallon tank. My filter filtration rate is 85 % and that is based off of AqAdvisor only counting that the filter is 75% effective, and I have read that anything above 80 % is good. Also, my weekly suggested water change is 40 % which i will do, so with that being said what does everyone think.... any ideas, suggestions or anything I need to know?
__________________

__________________
t57spikes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2014, 09:51 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
bettaowner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Hawaii
Posts: 5,981
I would agree and say you're fully stocked. I do 20-30% weekly water changes and at least one 50% each month. It really depends on how much you feed and how effective your filtration is.
__________________
Rule number one: Always research a fish before you buy it.

Rule number two: Always cycle your tank.
bettaowner is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
5 gallon, gallon, stock, stocking, tan, tank

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
another 55 gallon stocking thread, with partial stocking list! Dr.Who Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 13 08-14-2012 11:17 AM
20 gallon stocking? ok stocking? kim_luvs_fish. Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 0 09-09-2011 08:38 PM
Switching from a 20 gallon to a 30 gallon tank (tropical), and stocking ideas Tropical Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 3 04-30-2011 02:15 PM
1.5 inches/gallon vs. 1 inch/gallon stocking level dax29 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 5 05-15-2005 01:43 AM
30 gallon cube and 46 gallon hex stocking ideas PK Tester Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 2 12-19-2004 01:14 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:39 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.