If it is not our members who care about the future of these animals and their habitats (mostly wild reefs) who will?
Feature Article: PAM Fluorometer Experiments: Part I: Effects of Metal Halide Lamp Spectral Qualities on Zooxanthellae Photosynthesis in Photoacclimated Fungia Corals: The Red Light Theory and Part II: Effects of Water Motion on Zooxanthellae Photosynthesis
This short article reports results of experiments using some rather sophisticated equipment that allow us to 'ask' - and corals to 'answer' - some important questions.
Bar shares his 185 gallon reef tank with us this month.
There are a few species that show-up in aquarium stores that are well-suited to the large home aquarium. The best of these are the epaulette sharks.
Rob wanted to write an article that outlined what is known about the biology of these animals to dispel some of the erroneous information that has been propagated about them in the hobby.
There are two kinds of reef keepers, those who have had algae problems and those who will. Controlling algae growth is one of the challenges that virtually every reef keeper faces at one time or another.
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