Marine fish — a real decoration for any aquarium, be it flocks of small fish or a big triggerfish. Coral fish known for their bright, contrasting and saturated color and does not leave indifferent neither one man.
In addition to compatibility and aggressiveness in a small space, consider the size of the fish in adulthood, her lifestyle and mobility. For example, the clown ocellaris. not the best swimmer, fit for aquarium of 100 liters. Note that, landing a fish in a small aquarium, in which it is extremely difficult to provide effective filtering, it is necessary every day to feed your inhabitants, respectively the growth of filamentous and brown algae is almost assured. Here is an example I had an aquarium, which grew only corals. the sand was white, clean pebbles, but as soon as a fish, the appearance and stability of the aquarium was shattered with all the ensuing consequences: the tedious weekly cleaning of glasses, overgrowth of cyanobacteria and of Wallonia. In addition, read foreign literature, forums, brochures Dennerle, where its nano-aquariums they recommend planting mostly shrimp and other small invertebrates. Continue reading
The pond – a beautiful decoration of a country house or infield. Properly planned and secured all the necessary pond will create a comfortable microclimate, will attract the attention of guests, and the owners will give an opportunity to relax and regain good mood.
To provide microclimate and cleanliness of the pond help pond equipment such as pumps, aerators, filtration system, and accessories – scissors, tongs, skimmers, nets, cleaners the bottom. Experts will help to choose the equipment that best suits Your goals. One thing a large pond where you can fish and swim, and quite another – a small decorative pond. From its size and functions depends on the capacity of the purification system. Mechanical filters clean the water in several ways. Water is disinfected with ultraviolet light, algae and debris remain on the brushes, the porous material separates the microorganisms and the minerals release water from harmful substances. In addition to mechanical filtration in ponds used bioform. For example, in the area of shallow water you can create the swamp with the special plants that will filter the water. Reed will miss the air under the ice in winter. Gravel and small stones will saturate the water with necessary minerals. While a variety of fountains and waterfalls adorn the pond, and provide oxygen to its inhabitants. Continue reading
Brief description: Compact and at the same time volumetric Atlas-guide includes information on more than 1000 species and varieties of freshwater fish that can be seen in aquariums around the world. Among them are well-known to aquarists types and new, the content of which has been mastered only recently.
The book contains descriptions of each collection, readers will gain General information about the historic homeland of the fishes of this group, their natural habitats and the modern habitat. In addition to the basic characteristics of the family described coloration and its changes with age; provides data about the volume of the aquarium, the conditions and requirements for water filtration; described diet, particularly reproductive behavior, as well as some interesting facts about the life of fish under natural conditions.
Very fully described such families as cyprinids, cichlids, labyrinth and many others. Aquarium catfish are represented by several families. In the book, a detailed account of discus, guppies, gold fish and koi are the types that have many varieties,differing in size, coloring, body shape and fins. Continue reading