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Posts Tagged ‘clams’

Terrible Advice Tuesdays: Your Bivalve Friends Need Some Supplemental Calories

Terrible Advice Tuesdays: Clams need to be spot fed regularly in order to thrive.

The Rest of The Story: Here’s one myth that just won’t go away, but really needs to.

Just like your corals giant clams (tridacnids – the …

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Replay of The Question and Answer Session With Mr. Saltwater Tank on 5/12/2014

Clams were on the menu this week for the Midday Monday Q&A.

Links in this show:

  • Virtual Tank Build Program
  • Chicago Talk
  • Moving & Upgrading guide


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[Correction] Terrible Advice Tuesdays (T.A.Tues): I’m A Clam and I Need Food

Two weeks ago in my Terrible Advice Tuesday post I told you that clams in your saltwater tank only need to be fed until they are 2-3″ in length. One of my readers pointed out an article that I did …

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Terrible Advice Tuesdays (T.A.Tues): I’m A Clam and I Need Food

NOTE: I posted a correction to the article as the below advice was proven false. Here’s the correction

Terrible Advice Tuesdays: Clams need to be fed some kind of phytoplankton in order to thrive in a saltwater tank.


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My 90g Reef Tank: The Live Stuff, The Dead Stuff and Where I Am Now

In part 2 of the tour of my 90G mixed reef tank, I take you into the display part of my system. You’ll see the colorful, the not so colorful, what I killed and where my tank sits today.

You’ll …

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