live rock ready or not

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by wookie, 4 Sep 2014.

  1. wookie

    wookie

    Joined:
    18 Apr 2014
    Posts:
    319
    Likes Received:
    9
    Location:
    pinetown kzn
    Hi guys just a general enquiry with regards to live rock and sand, my tanks been running 9 months now and although it had rock that came with the tank i bought a bit more from my lfs. It has cycled. (i hope)
    Although at the moment am getting gha and am working on that, what i would like to find out is when will the actual rock become live rock and what to look for or tell that everything is hunky dory, With regards to the live rock and signs is there anything i add to help but don't want to upset my parameters to much with additives. TIA

    IMG-20140806-WA0002.jpg
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. dallasg

    dallasg Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    14 Dec 2008
    Posts:
    16,771
    Likes Received:
    584
    Location:
    Sandton
    If ammonia and nitrite test 0 then your live rock is ok
     
  4. carlosdeandrade

    carlosdeandrade

    Joined:
    24 Dec 2010
    Posts:
    8,230
    Likes Received:
    228
    Location:
    North Riding, Jozi
    GHA is part of the process, I think we all get it some time or another in our lives. Urchins and snails will help. Just try avoid Bryopsis at all costs, it's the WS of plants!
     
    Last edited: 4 Sep 2014
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - live rock ready Forum Date
Refugium vs live rock General Discussions and Advice Saturday at 20:37
Cooking Liverock General Discussions and Advice 4 Jan 2017
[wtd] Live rock PTA Area Wanted 28 Dec 2016
Purple inside liverock - ?? Aquascaping 28 Dec 2016
[wtd] Long / flat rock ( live or dry) Wanted 28 Nov 2016
[wtd] Liverock needed for this week saturday - 25 kg Wanted 24 Nov 2016
Live rock changing white General Discussions and Advice 22 Nov 2016