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Cyno update....1 week

Posted By: Martin Thoene <gkadar@sympatico.ca>
Date: Sunday, 26 June 2005, at 8:54 a.m.

Well, it's been a week since I turned off the lights in the River-Tank. Today, I'm switching them back on and seeing how things progress.

I discovered this absolutely excellent article this morning:

http://www.skepticalaquarist.com/docs/algae/cyano.shtml

Thoroughly recommend you reading it.....know your enemy.

It's interesting to me that in my tank, certain conditions apply that should theoretically inhibit Cynobacterial growth, yet it does famously. However, this article does point out that high oxygen content does not always equate to low incidence of BGA.

I was actually navigating around the Skeptical