What Causes an Algae Bloom?

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What causes an algae bloom is a frequently asked question by aquarium owners, and the subject of much discussion and debate among hobbyists. Most of the answers, though, boil down to four points: light, food (nutrients), temperature, and filtration. How much light is being fed to the algae? When I come across an aquarium with an algae bloom, […]

Fish Outgrow Aquariums. Corals, Too. What to Do About It?

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Fish and corals outgrowing their aquarium affect tanks in different ways. Here’s what you can do to help the animal and the rest of your aquarium’s community. By ReefTechs Aquarium Consultants