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June 2009

By admin - Posted Jun 14, 2009 08:00 PM
Volume VIII, Issue VI

Editorial: June 2009

By Terry Siegel on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Terry discusses his time at the Manhattan Reefs Frag Swap.

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Feature Article: Environmental Stability: A Comparison of a Natural Reef and an Aquarium

By Dana Riddle on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

In this article, we'll compare some physical parameters of various types of reef biotopes to those observed in a small aquarium. How does the stability of this 140 gallon system stack up to various natural environments? What are the long term effects of the varying conditions seen in an aquarium?

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Beginner's Column: Water Circulation

By Terry Siegel on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

It is vitally important that we supply our critters with water that is constantly well oxygenated through aeration and or circulation.

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Aquarium Fish: Aquarium Fishes of the Tropical Eastern Atlantic Ocean

By Jay Hemdal on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Aquarists working with fish from this region are quickly struck with how similar some species from West Africa are to those from other regions, such as the tropical Western Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

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AmericanReef Podcast: Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium - 1500 Gallon Reef Display - Part I and II

By Gary Lindner, Russ Kikel on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at bring you a two-part video tour of Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium’s 1,500 gallon Indo-Pacific Reef tank.

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Product Review: New Electronic Ballasts - Lumatek, Galaxy and Vertex

By Sanjay Joshi, Ph.D. on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

This article reviews the new series of electronic ballasts recently introduced by Lumatek, Sunlight Supply - Galaxy Electronic Ballasts, and Proline's Vertex electronic ballasts.

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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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