Re: [Freshwater Aquariums] Constint water changes
- --- On Tue, 3/8/11, spoil9 <spoil9@...> wrote:
> 1. Seeing as I only have a couple small plants in theYes, perfectly acceptable.
> apartment, what would be the harm in taking a cup (8-10oz)
> worth of water from the fish tank everyday for the plants,
> and then right away refilling the fish tank with filtered
> tap water?
> 2. If I replace the Betta with other schooling fish, can IAbsolutely. For a properly running tank, a heavier bioload will simply mean faster build up of nitrates and nitrates are a great fertilizer source for plants. So water away!
> assume that as long as I watch the water quality I can
> continue to do this, even with an increased bio-load?
Here lies the body of John Jack...
- Interesting..... I have a Camelia outside my front door that has a zillion
more buds on it this years since I started throwing the fish water out my
front door (just because it`s closer than the kitchen sink!)
Incredible stuff that one learns in a day, Thank You
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