This site is supported by the advertisements on it, please disable your AdBlocker so we can continue to provide you with the quality content you expect.
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Unfortunately for Photobucket users, things have changed in a big way as of June 26th they are rolling out a $399 per year subscription fee for those who want to hotlink images from Photobucket’s servers to display elsewhere.
    This does not mean it only affects this site, It now means that billions of images across the Web now display an error message instead of the image in question. :(
    https://barrreport.com/threads/attention-photobucket-users.14377/
    Dismiss Notice

Best Online Resource for Algae ID and Remedies?

Discussion in 'Algae Control' started by dapellegrini, Jan 6, 2007.

  1. dapellegrini

    dapellegrini Lifetime Charter Member
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2006
    Messages:
    111
    Likes Received:
    0
    Well, I am wondering where others go online for good pics of Algae to help ID along with information on dealing with the said algae, once ID'd.

    I like the pics here: PG: Algae - An Overview - PlantGeek.net

    But the descriptions are not helpful, in terms of how it is induced, and what to do to remove it... Looking for something a bit better.

    I am particularly interested in reading up on the different kinds of thread and hair algae (with photos)...

    Anyone?
     
  2. VaughnH

    VaughnH Lifetime Charter Member
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2005
    Messages:
    2,891
    Likes Received:
    21
  3. Mooner

    Mooner Lifetime Charter Member
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2006
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    4
    That is the best site I have seen so far for pics and discriptions.

    Thanks
     
  4. dapellegrini

    dapellegrini Lifetime Charter Member
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Oct 17, 2006
    Messages:
    111
    Likes Received:
    0
    Sweet. That is much better than the one I have been using. Thank you!
     
  5. Tom Barr

    Tom Barr Founder
    Staff Member Administrator Social Group Admin

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2005
    Messages:
    18,471
    Likes Received:
    339
    In most cases, if you get a good pic most are able to ID and help.
    Obviously on line with FW aquarium algae and marine algae, I seem to have more skills at identication, likely having done a lot more taxonomy for my research than about anyone in this hobby.

    As well as cures:)

    I'll be doing some very in depth algae articles coming up this spring.
    Red, brown/diatoms, green, and Cyanobacteria.
    One for each month.

    So probably more than anyone's ever written for the hobby on each group and I'll have a lot of photo's, but submissions are welcomed, I'll be doing micrographes myself.



    Regards,
    Tom Barr
     
  6. Gbark

    Gbark Guru Class Expert

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2009
    Messages:
    266
    Likes Received:
    1
    Could we start an algae sticky?
     
  7. dutchy

    dutchy Plant Guru Team
    Lifetime Member

    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2009
    Messages:
    2,280
    Likes Received:
    1
    www.barrreport.com? ;)

    It's just a bit more difficult to find it here. Making searches possible on 3-letter words would be helpful, like BBA, GSA, etc.

    regards,
    dutchy
     
    #7 dutchy, Jul 10, 2010
    Last edited by a moderator: Jul 10, 2010
Loading...

Share This Page