our 55 is green - Paw Talk - Pet Forums
Aquatic Discussion Talk about your aquariums or ponds and their occupants here!

LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-10-2006, 02:42 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 1,240
our 55 is green

we have a 55 gal with a couple sharks and 2 silver dollars in it. the tank has turned so green you can't see through it. when we first set up our 30 it went through a stage where it was really green but it cleared up on it's own. our 55 is filtered with a canister filter and only has a couple sticks of bamboo in it no other plants. it isn't in direct sunlight either. we are going to do a water change tonight but does anyone have any ideas about causes? it doesn't seem to be bothering my fish either.
sara8 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-10-2006, 04:57 PM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 2,157
Its probably just algae. What is the temp and how long do you leave your light on? Im not an expert though but those are the first two things I thought of.
Ambieruns10 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome