Cleanup crew for my saltwater fish tank?

Discussion in 'Algae' started by joshuashih1, Apr 5, 2013.

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    joshuashih1 Seahorse Owner

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    I have a 30 gallon saltwater tank with anenomeses and I have 1 coral banded shrimp around 3 blue legged hermets and a few Astraea Turbo Snails and a few Nassarius Snails. but my alge problem has not come down. When I first got the crew they took down every speck of alge and I want to replentish and mabye add something new if I need to.I wanted to get your apinion of what to add because when it comes to the cleanup crew I am tarable at knowing what and how many of what to get.
     
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    Steveg229 Addicted

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    I would definitely up the cleanup crew as it is pretty light. Check out reefcleaners.org as they will recommend a proper CUC.
     
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    MitchReef reef noobie, since 1986

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    +1...John at ReefCleaners will take great care of you....
     
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    I bought a big can of phosguard off of amazon for like $20 and threw it into a filter sock inside of my canister filter, my algae problem was eliminated in 2 weeks.
     
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    joshuashih1 Seahorse Owner

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    you got to get a better filter
     
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    2XAl Salt Addict VIP Member

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    Cuc is rarely a way to get algae back under control, its more of a ongoing maintenance item. +1 for reef cleaners, john is a great guy and will hook you up.
     
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