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And my clowns are pleased!

Posted By: Tibor <tibor@tiborsrealm.com>
Date: Thursday, 28 September 2000, at 8:42 a.m.

Hi all,

Well, it's done, even though the tank has only been running for two weeks. The 55 (believe it or not) is at zero ammonia and .25 nitrite as of last night, down from .5 a day ago. The bacteria is happy, the amazon sword is helping, the bio-wheels rule, and my clowns are pleased. That's right - they're in the 55! Yippee!

Or at least, that's what THEY seem to be saying! It's been 36 hours now, and I saw more of them yesterday evening than every evening of the week before in the twenty! Whoohoo!

I'm keeping the 20 at the same tropical temperature and my swordtail and a couple shrimp in it to keep it cycled and clean; for the next several days in case the fish need