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Dank decorating for Clowns

Posted By: Gareth Dominy <gdominy@pacificcoast.net>
Date: Monday, 11 March 2002, at 12:38 a.m.

The new Clown tank arives on friday so I have been getting the tank scenery ordered and set aside.

I suddenly realised that I'm not entirely sure how I should decorate the tank so the Clown loaches will feel most comfortable.

The new tank is a 45 us. Gallon tank, 12" x 48". I have purchased 4, very nice looking pieces of Mopani wood, with many holes for them to swim through and make caves behind. I've also selected a fine natural gravel substrate.

For lighting I will be using a pair of 48" Flourescent bulbs, not very bright. Due to teh low light requirements I have also select Java Moss and Java ferns as the plants of choice. They seem to grow well in