Understanding Aquarium Fertilizer & Planted Tank Fertilization Methods and Calculators

AQUARIUM FERTILIZATION METHODS AND CALCULATORS Fertilizer Dosing Methods: PPS-Classic and Pro (Perpetual Preservation System) Estimative Index (EI) Fertilizer Calculators: Calculator: Concentration vs Time and Plant Uptake using the Estimative Index Calculator: Nutrient Calculator WHEN, WHY, AND HOW TO FERTILIZE YOUR PLANTED TANK When to Fertilize, and Why Fertilize Fertilize planted tanks that implement carbon dioxide (CO2) injection, pressurized or DIY,…

Check out our newest Atomic CO2 Regulator – the V3

Throw out your last disposable CO2 cylinder, and move forward with the V3. No more need for costly, disposable cartridges. This tiny, revolutionary regulator is designed to fit your preferred CO2 tank size. It easily installs on CGA-320 cylinder valves, without the use of a wrench. The Atomic CO2 Regulator V3 is designed specifically for use with our Atomic CO2 diffusers. Excellent for the beginner…

Get to Know… AquaRay LED Solid State Lighting Tiles and Strips

Designed and manufactured by TMC in the UK, the AquaRay solid state lighting series, delivers a range of energy efficient LED lighting solutions and mounting possibilities for the planted tank….AquaBeam, Grobeam, and AquaHabits. In this quick article, we will help you get to know the best LED lighting options and lighting combinations to consider for your planted tank. Before we…

Project Bonito in Brazil!

This is the worlds most amazing man made planted lake on the planet. Eat your heart out Asia!:) This lake is filtered and co2 injected. Read more about this project on our forum. Photo gallery of project: http://www.ecosys.com.br/ecosys/Portugues/detBonito.php http://xylema.blogspot.com/2011/02/projeto-bonito.html Thank you to Alex Ribeiro!!!!

GLA Substrate System

This week we will be bringing 2 new substrates to the planted aquarium keeper. Our first is a nice natural toned sand, perfect decorative sand for the foreground or the entire tank. The second is one of my personal favorites. Crushed lava rock milled to the perfect size to accommodate any plant, even your favorite ground cover such as HC.…