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Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-10-2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,193
Posted By marina
The "wonderful" journey of cycling a tank...

LOL :p about the "head starting to spin"...that is GOOD!!! (in a crazy sorta way!):smilecolros: that means you are doing your research!!! As a newbie myself, PLEASE don't give into the temptation of...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-05-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By marina
Thank you again...will watch them closely....

Thank you again...will watch them closely....
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-05-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By marina
THANK YOU!!! I talked to the people at the LFS...

THANK YOU!!! I talked to the people at the LFS and that is what they said...is just a personal preference (not to use carbon)...so that is what that "black sponge" is for...it makes sense!!! Let me...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-05-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By marina
Hi Viper! No, I have thrown it away...If I have...

Hi Viper! No, I have thrown it away...If I have kept it in water (until checking with you all), for how long is the bacteria alive? (out of the filter but kept in tank water) I am asking you this...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-05-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By marina
Replacing Filter cartridge with....

Well, I hope I didn't make a big mistake...My 10gal has finally finished cycling after having started it with 1 fish, stocking with 4 and later having lost all of them...FINALLY the water parameters...
Forum: Member Introductions 03-03-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By marina
Don't give up Lynne!!! U r ALL they got!!!!!...

Don't give up Lynne!!! U r ALL they got!!!!! Keep us posted!!!
Forum: Member Introductions 03-02-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By marina
From a VERY newbie at this....BE PATIENT!! and...

From a VERY newbie at this....BE PATIENT!! and CYCLE, CYCLE, CYCLE!!!!... Welcome to AA! :)
Forum: Member Introductions 03-02-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By marina
Sorry about your loss Lynne...I am soooo new to...

Sorry about your loss Lynne...I am soooo new to this hobby and of course I have lost some fish and I almost gave up, but, I am still trying with the help of this forum, I may make it...You are in the...
Forum: New Acquisitions 03-01-2010, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By marina
He is gorgeous!!! How long have you been...

He is gorgeous!!!
How long have you been keeping Bettas? My whole reason for fishkeeping is falling in love with my first betta, now I have 5!!!
Forum: Member Introductions 03-01-2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 619
Posted By marina
Welcome to AA!!! OMG!!! If after 25-30 years you...

Welcome to AA!!! OMG!!! If after 25-30 years you don't know it all...what will be of me???I cannot even pass the New Aquarium Syndrome phase!!! hehehe
I am sure you will find great advise...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-01-2010, 04:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 800
Posted By marina
hahahahaha!!!! Poor babies!!!

hahahahaha!!!! Poor babies!!!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By marina
Lucky fishies!!!! Thank you for your help!

Lucky fishies!!!! Thank you for your help!
Forum: Forum Admin & Announcements 03-01-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,103
Posted By marina
Congratulations and THANK YOU for your help!!!

Congratulations and THANK YOU for your help!!!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By marina
I remember reading about your proyect a while...

I remember reading about your proyect a while back...3 months!!! OMG! I don't have that much patience!! It looks awesome!!! have you added more fish since the time you posted those pictures???
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By marina
Wise words from a "pro"...Right now, the "line"...

Wise words from a "pro"...Right now, the "line" between what to do and what NOT to do is very "cloudy" like when there is a bacteria bloom happenning!!!Ahhhh!!!! Thank you so much!!! :)
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By marina
Thank you Viper and BigJim... So I am "on my way"...

Thank you Viper and BigJim... So I am "on my way" if I fell like being "tortured"??? Well, I feel a little better!! hehehe...
BigJim, I will get the water parameters tonight, but I can tell you...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,335
Posted By marina
Overcleaning the tank???

OK, my tank has a "curse" or I am a complete Aquariaidiot!!! :roll: My very first tank ever(10gal) was set up 6 weeks ago without knowing about fishless cycling, needless to say, in 2 weeks or so my...
Forum: Member Introductions 03-01-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,069
Posted By marina
Welcome to AA!!!

Welcome to AA!!!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 03-01-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By marina
Never checked that...I know is high in...

Never checked that...I know is high in Ammonia..General Hardness all around!!! Using Prime to treat the H2O!!!, but, may I ask you a question? I should post it as a "Thread" but I would like to know...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 02-26-2010, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By marina
Thank you PauliFish, yes, i will not even attempt...

Thank you PauliFish, yes, i will not even attempt to mess up with PH levels... I have enough "stress" just waiting for the cycle to end...hehehe
I appreciate your help!
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Getting Started 02-26-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By marina
PH question

I am fishless cycling a 3gal tank to move my betta into from a 1.5 gl tank. The new tank was set up last week (Wed.) and checking the water levels, PH is very high, at 9.0 I read about...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 02-25-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,114
Posted By marina
Guys, thank you sooo much for your advice. Donnie...

Guys, thank you sooo much for your advice. Donnie is back to normal!!! I not even got to use the Epsom salt!!! So the pea may have helped?? I used to feed him 3 pellets soaked in tank water before,...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 02-23-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,114
Posted By marina
Thank you BigJim...I will definately do the Epsom...

Thank you BigJim...I will definately do the Epsom salt...So do you think that i should move him to a 'hospital tank" until he gets better or should I just remove him for the baths and then return him...
Forum: Aquaria Off-Topic 02-23-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,787
Posted By marina
LOL!! You guys are too funny!!! I feel like "one...

LOL!! You guys are too funny!!! I feel like "one of those" right now....Although I TRY to do the right thing, what i found the hardest is to WAAAIIIT!!! I have to say, that my level of patience has...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 02-23-2010, 02:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,114
Posted By marina
Funny you mentioned about the epsom salt...I...

Funny you mentioned about the epsom salt...I asked about that since I had some at home, but they told me "No, aquarium salt" Would you mind explaining why you chose the epsom salt? if I decide to add...
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