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River Tank...........the Cycling Crew are in!

Posted By: Martin Thoene <martin.thoene@lakenheath.af.mil>
Date: Monday, 26 July 1999, at 4:30 p.m.

Today I bought 6 White-Cloud Mountain Minnows, and the last Gasromyzon in the shop (he looked like he needed a good home!) to act as the initial stock for the tank during the cycling period.

The Gasto just went SPLAT! on the glass as they do and hardly moved before I had to go to work. The WCMM's were centred over a flat slab of slate that projects out into the tank, maintaining station in the current like little Trout.

I placed a little flake into the tank, and they just side-slid neatly to intercept bits as they zoomed along in the current. Interesting to watch, and no doubt how they live