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Old 03-09-2014, 02:17 PM   #1
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Algae on walls

40g tank with two clowns a snowflake eel chocolate chip starfish and a rock anemone(soon will be gone) I've had all this algae growing on the back wall of my tank and don't know if its a good idea to scrape it clean or leave it. What's should I do?
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Scrape it off if you can will look better
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Ok thank you for the opinion greatly appreciated
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I haven't scraped my back glass since I painted the back of my tank black. You don't notice it at all.
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I have green hair grass algae that's slowly dying on the back wall so I want to get rid of that I'm going to do it today along with a water change but I'm nervous as I just got an eel that likes to try and get out
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I have never scraped my back glass. Its good for the fish to pick at or if you have plenty of asternia starfish the will eat the algea.
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That's why my starfish is always back there makes sense now haha should I just pull the hair grass off or should I leave it
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