I am in the planning phase for my new "dream" build - a 300 gal / 1100 L planted discus nature aquarium tank. It will be 95" long, 25" wide and 27" high and my inspiration for the landscape is Josh Sim's winning Congo aquarium, although I know that with discus I will be severely limited...
I have had bad experiences with hightech and co2. I get so much algae and bba. Every week i have to spend hours picking and cleaning out. Since then i get into lowtech. Never have any algae outbreak, however now i want to try it again.
Here is my shrimp tank when it was setup
I am starting this journal with three purposes:
Document what I am doing so I can fix things when problems arise... and I know they will.
I am hoping to receive constructive criticism and advise from you folks here at BarrReport to avoid some of the pitfalls newbs like myself run into. I...
I am a fish-keeper hobbyist from Calcutta India. I have been at it...from 1989 with hardscape set-ups and then moved on to more tricky things. I have started keeping Discus in planted tanks for the last several years with a grow out BB tank for juvenile fish.