This is my first time setting up a Nano Blackwater Aquarium, the neon tetra biotope is something iv always wanted to recreate. By nano, I mean 60 litres. Its a special tank, one that’s meant for turtles. So its long (80cm) but not very wide or high, its 30cm wide, and only 24.5cm high! That’s very shallow. Considering such small dimensions, this tank is great for a small, fast swimming fish.
Feeding your fish is important, especially when you think how awful it must be to eat the same things over and over. We don’t like it and neither do your fish. Well I assume that’s the case. Not only is eating the same thing everyday boring, it’s also not very healthy. My fish have always […]
The 64 litre shrimp/neon Tetra tank had overgrown to the point where no light was entering the tank. The fish were happy as ever, obviously. But the tank looked a bit overgrown, and a bit of a mess. To stem my boredom of this tank, I decided to rescape the whole tank. Complete re-scape Doing a […]
The concept Having a small garden, lots of patio area, and wanting something low maintenance I decided on a garden patio pond with bog filter. The bog filter that sits above the pond is very low maintenance as it’s such a huge area filled with lots of media. The build The build went pretty much […]
Adding Pothos to improve aquarium water quality is something many people do. It’s very easy and anyone can do it. Buy Pothos here from Amazon. Looking at some of the more elaborate aquascapes you may see a bunch of leaves swirling their way out of the aquarium and down the side of the tank. This could […]