Originally Posted by coffeetwitch
once you add the pieces of rock from work, it wont be a cycle. those pieces should be well established with beneficial bacteria. and then the damsels will just continue to provide the fuel for the bacteria to continue to colonize the rest of your rock.
Itll prob still mini-cycle a bit but 2 baby damsels in a 55 shouldnt be too much of a bio-load. Holy crap Jesse!! I remember when we were just starting out with sw
and we couldnt even tell the difference between a live rock and algae, now youve got the principles and causes of cycling and the such down pat. Lol does this mean its time for us to help the newbies?? Lol