Live rock

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Ethanjordanu, 16 Dec 2013.

  1. Ethanjordanu

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    Hi there sorry to always ask questions maybe stupid one but I have taken my live rock out of my tank and have kept them in water in plastic boxes , how long can the stay in there and does there have to be circulation or something ?
     
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    Is there a specific reason why you took them out and how long are you planning on leaving them in the containers?
     
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    If it's going to be longer than a couple of hours then circulation will definitely help to keep the water oxygenated and to prevent die off on the rock.
     
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    I sold my tank got a new one but not going to use all of it so wanted to see other wise I must sell the other but not sure what to do
     
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