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Old 03-07-2013, 05:09 PM   #1
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Red algie growning in sand, good? bad?

Hi, I have a new tank 10 gal tank fully cycled. In the past few days it seems that there has been a out break of red color algie I'm assuming. Not sure if this is ok, good or bad. Your advice would be much appriciated!
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Algae is typically a sign of excess nutrients. I suppose cutting back on your photo period and feedings will help. Also what kind of water are you using? Ro/di? This will make a difference as well
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Algae is typically a sign of excess nutrients. I suppose cutting back on your photo period and feedings will help. Also what kind of water are you using? Ro/di? This will make a difference as well
Thanks, not sure ro or di or what they stand for. Just the water I got from the store =)
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