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June 2006

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Volume V, Issue VI

Editorial: June 2006

By Terry Siegel on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Terry discusses a new author for the magazine as well as his new tank.

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Feature Article: Atlantic Lionfish???

By Todd Gardner on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

I’ve grown somewhat accustomed to seeing these brightly-colored wayward fishes in my underwater wanderings, so when I happened upon a tiny lionfish clinging to a wooden piling along the south shore of Long Island in September, 2001, it took a moment for me to fathom the implications. This was not just a stray from the tropical Atlantic. This fish was way off course.

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Feature Article: Water flow is more important for corals than light. Part 1. Introduction to Gas Exchange

By Jake Adams on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Considerations for water flow are almost always secondary to other decisions made when assembling a reef set up when in fact, water flow is paramount to the health and vitality of a reef system.

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Featured Aquarium: The Nano Reef of Diana

By Diana on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Continuing this month, Advanced Aquarist is hosting a series of unique featured aquariums. These aquariums are nano-reefs, more specifically tanks that contain no more than 20 US gallons in total system volume. This month Diana shares her nano tank with us.

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What in Neptune's World?

By Terry Siegel on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Guess the mystery coral.

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Product Review: Ocean Optics Spectrometers and Software

By Dana Riddle on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

If you have deep pockets and a true desire to tinker with and know practically everything about your lighting system and then some, then the relatively low-cost spectrometers and accessories from Ocean Optics just might be for you.

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Hot Tips: SPS Selection and Care Tips

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

This month, our readers give advice on selecting and caring for SPS corals.

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Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

Submitted By Our Readers

Check our Events calendar to see if a conference, frag swap, or club meeting is happening in your area.

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