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Algae Problem

Posted By: Fredohnston <ubs@chorus.net>
Date: Thursday, 13 July 2000, at 3:56 a.m.

I have a 75 gallon loach tank with a couple of large pieces of African bigwood and a luxuriant growth of Java fern, and Crypt. I don't happen to have any green algae just the reddish brown stuff, the tank has been set up for a year and a half the loaches are quite healthy, any hints on getting rid of the red or black algae and replacing it with green ? I use 1/3 city water and 2/3 RO, lighting is 2 40 watt flourescent full spectrum.
 

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