Monthly Archives: March 2018

NEW ITEM ALERT: UP Aqua Air Pumps

UP Aqua Air Pumps Introducing our newest air pumps from UP Aqua! They are small yet powerful and would make a great addition to your aquarium! The UPS High-Lift Air Pump can last up to 30 hours on a UPS backup battery in case your power goes out, avoiding lack of oxygen for your fish! […]

Let’s Talk Lighting

March 28, 2018 Let’s Talk Lighting by John Tullock Roughly 30 years ago, I wrote a series of articles for Freshwater and Marine Aquarium magazine entitled “Light In the Marine Aquarium.” The article had been prompted by the then-new idea of reef tanks, and the limited selection of appropriate lighting systems. The problem was simply […]

Update on Demo Tank

by John Tullock Back in December, 2017, I posted a photo of the demonstration tank I have set up to help explain how to grow aquatic plants. You can check it out here. To recap my maintenance protocol: Light on for 6 hours per day. Tank receives indirect sunlight. Fertilizer added daily, except on water […]