Dinosaur Bichir: Care and Feeding for the Polypterus Senegalus Fish

The Polypterus Senegalus, sometimes called the Senegal Bichir, Reed Fish, Dinosaur Eel, or Swamp Dragon, is not your garden variety aquarium fish. With their...

Maintenance of Salt Water Tanks

So you've bought and set up your salt water tank, that's great, but the work doesn't stop there. The maintenance of salt water tanks...
Acclimating Saltwater Fish

Acclimating Saltwater Fish

Shipping is one of the most stressful things your fish will encounter. As a result, it is essential to properly acclimate them to your saltwater...

Sump-Based Protein Skimmers

Protein Skimming is the Most Important Sump-Based Filtration Method Once you understand what a sump is, it’s time to understand what filtration devices can go...

What is a Refugium? The ABCs of a Marine Refugium

While the term "refugium" is commonly used by aquarists, there is a great deal of disagreement about what one is and what it should...