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Snails + algae problem

Posted By: Cindy <cindyw@student.unsw.edu.au>
Date: Monday, 25 November 2002, at 2:41 a.m.

I have a nice pretty tank and unfortunately its near a window and I cant move it. Ive been getting lots of algae on the glass, brown green and recently what I suspect to be hair algae.

(its growing from the brown splotches of algae, and is really fine, and transparent or white.)

anyhow I acquired two snails and I think they are eating the algae but Im not sure.

Has anyone ever had a similar experience with snails and algae? Specifically I want to know if the snails are actually eating the algae.



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