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Barbara - Red Worms in Filter

Posted By: LeadFoot <leadfoot@sbcglobal.net>
Date: Saturday, 24 January 2004, at 2:42 p.m.

Found this on a web site:

Red Worms in Filter
In a message dated 98-08-05 00:50:36 EDT, you write:

> Hi Doc,
> Today I disovered a strange thing in my pond's biological filter; it
> appears to have tiny red worms in it. Do you know what it is? Does it
> mean it's in the water as well? I have disconnected the filter
> immediately and washed it out but I don't want to reconnect it until I
> know it's "safe".
> Thanks
> Chris Fouché
> San Angelo, Tx.

Hi Chris;

Not to worry. Your filter is safe. I hope you didn't get too crazy in
your quest for a worm-free biofilter.

You are only a