The Complete Idiot's Guide to Saltwater AquariumsBook - 2009
The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Saltwater Aquariums answers questions for both the novice and the experienced saltwater aquarium enthusiast.
Readers will find-The right type of setup to suit the reader's specific needs and desires and what's best for the livestock. A CD-ROM with pictures of marine fishes, invertebrates, and corals, all accompanied by clear, easy-to-understand text. Tips on how to acclimatize to avoid harming the animals and making costly mistakes. Information about filters, sumps, refugiums, calcium reactors, sterilizers, ozoniers, plumbing, lighting, and water. Advice on treating disease and problem-solving.
Saltwater aquariums can be expensive, and mistakes can be costly. With so many exotic fishes, invertebrates, corals, and plants readily available, knowing which species to purchase and in what combination can be overwhelming. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Saltwater Aquariums offers more than 1000 descriptions and pictures of marine fishes, invertebrates, and corals, on an easy-to-use cross-referenced CD. Presented in straightforward, readable text focused on the best species to consider, compatibility guidelines, general care recommendations, and what to do if things go wrong.