Algae?

Discussion in 'Nuisance Algae' started by Reef E, 17 Mar 2010.

  1. Reef E

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    Must I worry .There is a brown alge growing on my sand beds and agianst the window
     
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  3. mariusmeyer

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    Dont worry. Its diatoms. Is the tank still very new?
     
  4. Singularity

    Singularity Hmmm amper!

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    agree with marius, just part of the cycle, dont stress
     
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    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    Reef E - both Marius and Singularity is 100% correct ..... And unfortunately, I am too suffering from that stage of the cycle process again! ;)
     
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    butcherman Moderator MASA Contributor

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    im also there dont worry it will pass
     
  7. aquafriend

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    when my tank was new I also had big problems with alge, just part of the cycle. But 2 years latter I can still get unwanted alge, I found the best way to controle it is to controle the light. Cut down on your light hours, also I found that adding Ca terns it to coralien alge.
     
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