The little (giant) anemones that could?

As part of a rather strange sort of accidents, I ended up with two giant anemones in my tank. They’ve been gradually shrinking until now one of them is about the size of a standard six-sided die and the other is about the size of a green pea. I’ve been wanting to transfer them to…

Live Rock — found and growing

I found some excellent Live Rock from Gulf Live Rock. According to their website, they own a small area and deposit and harvest the so that they have a continual supply, which seems better than places that just go out and harvest some. The rock came teeming with life, including a few things I wasn’t…

The search for live rock

So it turns out that trying to get live rock when you live in a small town is trickier than it seems. And ordering online is……..an adventure. I went ahead and ordered some live sand to start cycling the tank. I’m still not sure the jellyfish aquarium will require much of a diverse bioload, but…

New Jellyfish Tank

  I’m still in the process of setting up my invertebrate lab. Since this is my first trickle filter and dedicated jellyfish tank, I purchased one as a system from Midwater Systems. It was pretty easy to put together, especially with the great instructions that they sketched for me as a guide. Connected everything together…