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Clown distress call - help!

Posted By: Mark in Vancouver <markmark@telus.net>
Date: Friday, 30 January 2004, at 10:45 p.m.

Well I moved my clowns yesterday into a new, larger tank. In the new tank, the water really did - and does - look good. PH7, same temperature, cycling for three weeks with zebra danios... Both tanks are planted. Neither shows any visible leves of ammonia or nitrite.
The only difference between the tanks is that the source tank has no wood in it, and its system has been going for a year.
The new tank's biological system is younger, but by all appearances, quite healthy. Three large pieces of mopani are arranged so the clowns have plenty of nooks and crannies.

Now: when they originally calmed down after moving, three clowns and one histrionica