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October 2010

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Volume IX, Issue X

Announcement: October 2010 Kindle / Nook eReader Edition Available

By Shane Graber on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Kindle and Nook / Sony eReader editions are now available for this issue!

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Editorial: October 2010

By Terry Siegel on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Terry discusses this month's issue.

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Feature Article: Types of Phosphorus in a Reef Aquarium and Comments and Observations of Removal by Protein Skimming

By Dana Riddle on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

This testing makes it clear this protein skimmer did remove phosphorus, although the process may not be particularly effective as a sole method of P control, and phosphate could accumulate in the system if other removal mechanisms are not used.

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Aquarium Chemistry: Regeneration of Granular Ferric Oxide Media with Sodium Hydroxide

By Matt Wandell, Laura Kormos on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

For aquarists who keep non-photosynthetic corals that require massive feeding, have large tanks, or a dense fish population the costs of regular GFO replacement can be significant. With a few simple tools and techniques we can easily regenerate GFO so that it can be reused several times over.

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Aquarium Invertebrates: Metasepia pfefferi – the aptly named Flamboyant Cuttlefish

By Richard Ross on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

The Flamboyant cuttle is one of the most amazing animals I have encountered in the wild or in captivity. They are beautiful, masterful predators that live fast and die young. It is my hope that one day they will be bred in captivity and readily available for all cephalopod enthusiasts.

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AmericanReef Video Podcast: Coral Farming 101

By Russ Kikel on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM talks with Todd Melman about coral farming.

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Video: Aquariums - David Saxby's Reef Aquarium (extended version)

By on Oct 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Check out this awesome 1,200 gallon aquarium owned by David Saxby.

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Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

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

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