Terry discusses a recent thread on Reefs.org and other articles in this month's issue.
Feature Article: The Static On Static Lighting: Suggestions For Better Lighting Applications Of Photosynthetic Reef Organisms - Moving Light Systems (MLS)
This article is a simple primer with reminders for fixed lamp applications, suggested improvements for all systems, and an introduction to the featured moving light systems (MLS).
Randy shares his awesome 210 gallong tank with us this month.
This article details the nature of magnesium in seawater, how it is added, measured, and removed from marine aquaria, and how it impacts the maintenance of calcium and alkalinity.
There have been numerous columns written about this subject and it's always a hot topic on the internet discussion forums, so I thought it was time to throw in my two cents.
Terry shares two beautiful fish with us this month.
While I am trying to present the best case scenario below for trying to keep one of these animals in the aquarium, you should also seriously ask yourself if your aquarium and husbandry skills are up to the challenge before you consider adding one of these animals to your aquarium!
Charles reviews interesting publications in the literature. Bongiorni, L., Shafir, S., Angel, D. and B. Rinkevich. 2003. Survival, growth and gonad development of two hermatypic corals subjected to in situ fish-farm nutrient enrichment. Marine Ecology Progress Series 253:137-144.
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