I was htinking of taping paper bag around the front and side glass for tomorrow when the lights will be off 24 hours, to keep all the external light out?
The powerhead motor works its just not producing flow for some reason. And the PH
went down just a day ago, I do not think that is the problem to the cyano
, being the cyano
has been around for a while.
As for feeding goes I have been feeding very little, every other day, just enough so the fish/shrimp eat it all in a few mins. I feed plankton, veggie flakes mainly, but occasionaly zooplankton (although I have not been feeding this recently because I know it is more rich in protiens and would make cyano
Also put Vita Chem (if thats it) on the food for vitamins for the fish, have always done this.
Maybe should I look into a phosphate reactor thing? Would that take care of my problem? I dont know how else to keep nitrates down lower than what it is (PWC
only can get it so low) without having a fuge, which is out of the question right now.
Should I start using some Amquel to keep the levels at 0?