Well, if your fish aren’t entertaining you enough, how about installing an underwater waterfall as part of your freshwater fish aquarium tank decor?
The water isn’t really water, it’s sand and the system uses an air pump to push water up a tube and the water sucks up the sand.
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Fish tank ornaments and surroundings that my tropical fresh water aquarium fish will live in every day will be suitable for their physical and mental well-being, not so much that they match the room colour scheme.
That means – real plants and no unnatural fish tank decorations like coloured gravel.
Fish tank ornaments for tropical fresh water aquariums are divided into three separate sections, the substrate, the backdrop and the internal furnishings.
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OK, so now I’m getting into the meat and potatoes of freshwater aquarium fish keeping – figuring out what aquarium accessories I need.
And the paramount consideration – only use aquarium accessories designed specifically for fish tanks and fish keeping. This way I will avoid any contamination or poisoning of the water.
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“Let’s talk about fish, baby…”
The size of my tropical freshwater aquarium fish is pretty much dictated by the location and the space available.
But more about that later.
For now I have a rough idea of the size so I need to consider what freshwater aquarium fish I can keep.
Too many things to consider.
What do I want? More importantly what do the freshwater aquarium fish want?
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So I’ve been looking into what type of fish tank filters I need for my freshwater fish tank and there are many variables to consider.
Fish tank filters with large and fast throughput are not necessary in a small aquarium and even not necessary in a large aquarium containing a small number of calm-water fish.
On the other hand large messy fish do require a large and turbulent filter to clean up their detritus and a large volume of bacteria to process it.
On the other, other hand a low throughput filter is adequate for a large tank with many small fish in it.
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