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Old 04-21-2013, 02:38 AM   #1
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Really wish this stuff would go away

Think it's diatoms. Not sure tho.
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Old 04-21-2013, 03:09 AM   #2
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Yes, those are diatoms. They will eventually go away once the silicates has all been used up. Turning your lights off for 48 hours will kill them but they will come back. It's all part of the cycle. Just be patient and do your PWC regularly.
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