Saltwater Aquariums For Dummies

Author: Gregory Skomal
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118051025
Size: 49.59 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Demystifies aquarium setup and maintenance Combine and care for a wide variety of marine fish and invertebrates Dive into the colorful world of saltwater fish! This fun, friendly guide gives you easy step-by-step instructions for choosing and caring for these amazing animals. You get the latest on feeding, tank upkeep, filtering systems, maintaining live rock, and preventing algae build-up, as well as what not to include in your aquarium. Discover how to Choose the best fish and equipment Get your tank up and running Maintain proper water conditions Keep your fish happy and healthy Avoid tank pitfalls Keep a brackish aquarium

Freshwater Aquariums For Dummies

Author: Maddy Hargrove
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118050972
Size: 11.39 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1872
Covers the latest aquarium gadgets Design a dazzling underwater environment with this bestselling guide! Setting up your first freshwater aquarium can be a daunting task. This friendly guide answers all your questions, from setting up your tank and selecting fish to the water, chemicals, plants, and much more. There's also expanded guidance on combining different species of fish, maintaining a tank, cleaning gravel, and dealing with common problems such as algae. Discover how to * Choose the right aquarium * Select the best fish * Get good deals on equipment * Maintain a clean, healthy environment * Handle tank pitfalls * Breed your fish

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Saltwater Aquariums

Author: Mark W. Martin
Publisher: Alpha Books
ISBN: 9781592578269
Size: 73.79 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6916
Featuring descriptions of over 1,000 marine fishes, corals, plants, and invertebrates, this guide offers advice and guidelines for maintaining a saltwater aquarium, including general care recommendations, compatibility of species, and what to do when things go wrong. Original.


Author: Thierry Maître-Allain
ISBN: 9781448712786
Size: 61.54 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5663

The Marine Reef Aquarium

Author: Philip Hunt
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764160233
Size: 13.23 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 5575
(back cover) This book focuses on developing a system using natural rock and sand as the foundation for a sustainable reef aquarium. Detailed step-by-step guidance throughout. Features more than 400 photos and illustrations.

The New Marine Aquarium

Author: Michael S. Paletta
Publisher: Microcosm Limited
ISBN: 9781890087524
Size: 54.35 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 7605
Creating a beautiful, thriving first saltwater aquarium has never been easier, using the natural, simplified methods learned and practiced by the world's leading reef hobbyists. By helping newcomers avoid the pitfalls of outdated, high-maintenance filtration techniques, the author offers an easy-to-follow route to long-term success with live rock, appropriate equipment, aquascaping, disease prevention, and essential husbandry techniques. Includes a photographic guide to selecting fishes, with dozens of hardy choices that are highly recommended for beginning hobbyists or others wanting beautiful, interesting, and long-lived marine species.

Complete Encyclopedia Of The Saltwater Aquarium

Author: Nick Dakin
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
ISBN: 9781552978177
Size: 77.40 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 1070
Provides information on setting up a saltwater aquarium, accessories, salt mixes, and over three hundred marine fish and invertebrates.

Koi For Dummies

Author: R. D. Bartlett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118068175
Size: 48.74 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 7690
Known throughout the world for its beauty and personality, koi is one of the most carefully bred fish species around. Raising koi is especially time-consuming and requires more than just sprinkling little flakes in the fish bowl. But thankfully, you don’t have to be an expert to maintain your own koi pond. Koi For Dummies shows you how easy and fun it can be to own and care for these delicate fish. Whether building a pond or aquarium for the indoors or outdoors, this easy-to-understand guide explores all of your options. Clear, concise advice helps you: Appreciate your koi’s beauty Build, design, and maintain your koi pond or aquarium Find and select koi and the proper supplies Keep your koi happy and healthy Treat your koi for parasites, bacterial infections, and viruses Breed and care for baby koi Show off your koi to other koi enthusiasts

The Marine Aquarium Handbook

Author: Martin A. Moe
Publisher: TFH Publications
ISBN: 9780982026212
Size: 26.34 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 7502
The Marine Aquarium Handbook is the bestselling saltwater aquarium book of all time, selling more than 250,000 copies since first published in 1982 and launching aspiring aquarists into the marine aquarium hobby. Out of print since 2006, this indispensable resource is now available in a completely updated and redesigned third edition that includes world-class color photography to help guide the reader through setup of their first marine aquarium and then progresses to reefkeeping and breeding of marine fishes. Written by an acclaimed marine biologist and pioneering fish and invertebrate breeder, the book provides sound advice in a clear, readable, and engaging voice. New content exclusive to this edition includes recent advances in biofiltration and energy-efficient lighting, brand new chapters on marine foods and refugia, greatly expanded coverage of fish species and hardy invertebrate species, and information about those species best suited for breeding. Each featured fish has a species profile, behavior notes, native range, maximum size, and essential feeding and husbandry advice. The Marine Aquarium Handbook covers everything a marine hobbyist needs to know to get started and be successful, including aquarium choices, water chemistry, filtration, biological filtration and live rock, setup and maintenance, fish selection, and identification and treatment of common diseases.

Questions And Answers On Saltwater Aquarium Fishes

Author: Ashley Ward
Publisher: Tfh Publications Incorporated
ISBN: 9780793806621
Size: 40.18 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 2982
Clicking With Your Dog offers expert advice on using clicker training to teach basic obedience and good behavior to dogs of all ages and stages of life, from puppies to seniors. An easy-to-follow 10-week puppy training plan sets young dogs on the path to success. Unlike other training books, this valuable guide also provides advanced training techniques for agility, freestyle, and rally-o_activities to enjoy once you and your dog are adept at the basic clicker training method. It also reveals how to teach your dog basic commands, advanced obedience, and fun tricks to amuse your friends while helping alleviate common problem behaviors like barking, mouthing, and jumping up. The step-by-step instructions and great photographs make using the clicker easy to learn. Clicking With Your Dog encourages the entire family to participate in this gentle, effective, enjoyable, and increasingly popular form of dog training.