Marine Aquarium Handbook: Beginner to Breeder
Marine Aquarium Handbook: Beginner to
The Marine Aquarium Handbook is the bestselling saltwater aquarium book of all time, selling more than 250,000 copies since first published in 1982 and launching aspiring aquarists into the marine aquarium hobby. Out of print since 2006, this indispensable resource is now available in a completely updated and redesigned third edition that includes world-class color photography to help guide the reader through setup of their first marine aquarium and then progresses to reefkeeping and breeding of marine fishes. Written by an acclaimed marine biologist and pioneering fish and invertebrate breeder, the book provides sound advice in a clear, readable, and engaging voice. New content exclusive to this edition includes recent advances in biofiltration and energy-efficient lighting, brand new chapters on marine foods and refugia, greatly expanded coverage of fish species and hardy invertebrate species, and information about those species best suited for breeding. Each featured fish has a species profile, behavior notes, native range, maximum size, and essential feeding and husbandry advice. The Marine Aquarium Handbook covers everything a marine hobbyist needs to know to get started and be successful, including aquarium choices, water chemistry, filtration, biological filtration and liv...
- Brand: T.F.H. Publications
- ASIN: 0982026218
Nano-Reef Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Reef Systems Under 15 Gallons
Nano-Reef Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Reef Systems
Any reef aquarium that contains less than 15 gallons of water is considered a nano-reef aquarium. These tiny ecosystems are almost as popular in the fish keeping community as full-size marine aquarium setups and, with the proper information and tools, can be set up and maintained by aquarists at any level of the hobby. The Nano-Reef Handbook covers a wide range of topics, including: the importance of water quality and tips on maintaining stable water parameters; components of a nano-reef and how to choose the appropriate aquarium, lighting, and accessories for a tank; which fish and invertebrates are best for these types of tanks; and much, much more. For the reef enthusiast looking for a new challenge, or any up-and-coming fish hobbyist, this all-inclusive guide contains all the information you'll need to achieve nano-reef success.
- Brand: T.F.H. Publications
- ASIN: 0793807174
- UPC: 018214107170
Aquarium Fish (Eyewitness Handbooks)
Ecology of the Planted Aquarium: A Practical Manual and Scientific Treatise for the Home Aquarist
Ecology of the Planted Aquarium: A Practical Manual
Book presents scientific information that hobbyists can use to set up and maintain successful planted freshwater aquaria. Book contains practical tips using a question-and-answer format in boxes scattered throughout the text. Hobbyists learn how to keep a healthy and inexpensive aquarium. Although the author prefers low-tech methods, she lays out the science that underlies all methods. The author shows that hobbyists can create thriving planted freshwater tanks WITHOUT CO2 injection, fertilizers, expensive lighting, and other high-tech gadgets.
- ASIN: 0967377366
The Saltwater Aquarium Handbook (Barron's Pet Handbooks)
The Saltwater Aquarium Handbook (Barron's Pet
This book guides aquarium hobbyists through the intricacies of saltwater aquarium chemistry and recommends various species that make for an interesting aquarium. Barron's popular and highly detailed series of Pet Handbooks are written for dedicated pet owners seeking comprehensive information on the care of their chosen pets. Titles in the series cover a wide range of animals and breeds. These books present advice on finding a reliable breeder or seller, information on the animal's origins and traits, and detailed recommendations regarding dietary needs, housing, and health care, as well as all other major aspects related to keeping a healthy and thriving pet. Barron's Pet Handbooks are filled with color photos, and many titles include line art and at-a-glance sidebar information.
- Brand: Brand: Barron's Educational Series
- ASIN: 0764142542
The New Reef Aquarium: Setup, Care and Compatibility (+ Free Bonus Material) (Aquatic Experts)
The New Reef Aquarium: Setup, Care and Compatibility
Note: Paperback book is black and white. Kindle Download is in full color. Do You Want To Know The Secrets To Setting Up And Keeping A Beautiful Coral Reef Aquarium? There are few things more relaxing than watching a living reef aquarium filled with bright, exotic, colorful fish. Your eyes are soon transfixed on the breath-taking corals with their mind-blowing colors and endless shapes. Imagine... having your own living reef, it is the ultimate hobby and a spectacular achievement. Expert Teacher To create a thriving living reef takes the right equipment, knowledge, compatible livestock and routine care. Over 25 years of working with reefs Laurren Schmoyer has discovered many hidden secrets and has finally created a blue print to help you build your own amazing living reef aquarium! His book is packed with pictures to guide you through each step in creating, stocking and caring for your reef. To get you started, you will learn what essential equipment is needed. The Secret to Stacking Live Rock You will learn that the foundation of a reef aquarium is live rock, just like is found in the ocean reefs. We stack live rock in aquarium reefs to create caves and crevices as well as shelves are to place corals upon. You will soon learn the hidden techniques to creating your own rock...
- ASIN: 1502413396
Nano Reef: Bonsai Style Hand Book
Nano Reef: Bonsai Style Hand
Gain a better understanding of caring for your pet and their reef system by reading Nano Reef Bonsai-Style Handbook. My informative marine - life book lays out everything you need to know about constructing and maintaining your miniature aquarium. Discover the importance of sea life to our world and learn practical tools to build your own miniature underwater paradise.
- ASIN: B07DK4HRD5
Aquarium Keeping & Rescue: The Essential Saltwater Handbook & Log
Aquarium Keeping & Rescue: The Essential Saltwater Handbook
A vital tool for all aquarium keepers, this commonsense owner's manual makes sparkling, healthy aquariums a reality without drudgery. Includes clear, step-by-step advice on routine maintenance, resurrecting a distressed aquarium, and troubleshooting problems with algae, water quality, fish diseases, and other common challenges. This book also provides convenient Aquarium Reference and Logbook sections.
- Brand: Brand: Microcosm Ltd
- ASIN: 1890087491
Aquascaping - Handbook for new Aquascapers.
Aquascaping - Handbook for new
Aquascaping is the modern way of designing artful aquarium layouts, of creating harmonious surroundings for aquatic plants and animals, and of setting up an aesthetically pleasing, attractive lifestyle accessory for your living room or office.The art of aquascaping is - quite unjustly - considered rather complicated and a lot of work. However, the famous, award-winning aquarium layout designer Oliver Knott shows in this book that even beginning aquascapers can create a great, easy-to-maintain layout with some basic knowledge and a bit of intuition.In this practical how-to book, he gives step-by-step layout instructions for three exemplary beginnners aquarium kits of different price levels, and many practical hints and tips for the setting up of aquascapes that are both beautiful and easy to maintain.Hardcover, 96 pages, over 160 color photos.
- ASIN: 3935175930
The Conscientious Marine Aquarist: A Commonsense Handbook for Successful Saltwater Hobbyists
The Conscientious Marine Aquarist: A Commonsense Handbook for
Drawing upon a lifetime of aquatic experience, marine biologist Bob Fenner demystifies the process of planning, setting up, stocking, and managing a beautiful, thriving slice of the tropical ocean. A leading advocate for the responsible collection and care of wild-caught specimens, Fenner starts with the basics and proceeds to give the reader the scientific background and expert-level secrets to being a smarter consumer, better reef steward, and more successful marine aquarium keeper.
- Brand: HouseBooks
- ASIN: 1890087025
- UPC: 681290087027
The Aquarium Fish Handbook: The Complete Reference from Anemonefish to Zamora Woodcats
The Aquarium Fish Handbook: The Complete Reference from
How do you choose the perfect combination of fish for your aquarium? How can you understand the nature and behavior of these slippery creatures? Is a freshwater tank ideal for my household and what kind of time commitment does a fish tank require?Discover an exciting underwater world with this invaluable guide to over 400 fascinating species of freshwater and marine fish. An easy reference format reveals the key characteristics of each breed, along with its origins, physiology, and care needs. You'll get peace of mind that you're aquarium will thrive for years to come. Cohesion inside your fish tank is essential to ensure that your fish and plants get in along in a healthy way and guarantee a long life inside your tank.Each entry includes an at a glance guide to basic aquarium requirements, feeding habits, and compatibility with other fish. Detailed photographs of each specimen clearly show its extraordinary markings and distinguishing features in glorious full color, and form a delightful visual reference. Discover your favorite fish and build your ideal tank before investing time and money.Whether you are a long time keeper, are looking to start an aquarium, or are simply fascinated by fish, this is the ultimate fish breed handbook.
- ASIN: 0785831797
Sea Searcher's Handbook: Activities from the Monterey Bay Aquarium
By Dick Mills - Aquarium Fish (DK Handbooks) (1993-09-30) [Hardcover]
The Tub Pond Handbook (2nd Edition Revised): A Comprehensive Guide to Creating and Maintaining Patio Ponds, Container Water Gardens, and Tropical Fish Breeding Tubs
The Tub Pond Handbook (2nd Edition Revised): A
The beauty and novelty of a backyard pond is on the wish list of people from all walks of life. But the required space, landscaping, logistics, maintenance, and expense drives many away from this dream. The solution is the freestanding container pond or water garden, also known as a tub or patio pond. If you are plagued by a black thumb, this is no-fail gardening. If you are an aquarist, take your hobby outside to breed and maintain interesting fishes and other aquatic life with minimal effort and fast grow-out...Written by the hobby's leading voice on "summer tubbing,” for the past 20 years, The Tub Pond Handbook (2nd Edition-Revised) is the most comprehensive guide to date on the subject. Topics include: advantages vs traditional ponds and fishrooms; tub selection and preparation; design ideas; extensive plant and fish suggestions with planting and breeding methods; pest control; timetables for setup, teardown, and maintenance; and working with natural temperatures, light, and water to create a biologically balanced low maintenance container pond with no moving parts (except the fish). At over 150 pages with over 100 COLOR images (many new and enlarged for the 2nd Edition), The Tub Pond Handbook will inspire, instruct, and be a handy reference source for container and patio p...
- ASIN: B07383CHRS
Your New Saltwater Aquarium: A Step By Step Guide To Creating and Keeping A Stunning Saltwater Aquarium (Aquatic Experts)
Your New Saltwater Aquarium: A Step By Step
Do You Want A Beautiful Saltwater Aquarium Filled With Healthy Colorful Exotic Fish?Keeping bright, colorful, exotic saltwater fish healthy and thriving for years in a saltwater aquarium is the norm for the pros. Now YOU have the chance to learn how the experts create stunning saltwater aquariums filled with beautiful fish. Expert TeacherAfter over 28 years of working with saltwater aquariums, Laurren Schmoyer has penned his vast experience into a proven system for creating and maintaining amazing underwater paradises. This system guides you through each step, breaking down technical concepts into easy-to-understand language. It is packed with pictures to guide you through each step.Two Popular MethodsYou will find two different approaches to setting up your aquarium. The current trend in saltwater fishkeeping is to set up new saltwater aquariums using live rock, also called FOWLR (Fish-Only-with-Live-Rock). Previously, the traditional method was to decorate with dead corals and/or synthetic decorations. Both practices have their advantages and this guide takes you through a step-by-step process to assembling the saltwater aquarium of your dreams - whichever method you decide.The Secret to Stacking Live RockYou will learn the art to stacking live rock so that it creates underwate...
- ASIN: 1497459311
Marine Reef Aquarium Handbook
Marine Reef Aquarium
This expanded and updated edition of a valuable manual for marine aquarium hobbyists provides the latest scientific discoveries and aquarium techniques for keeping and propagating living corals. The coral reef, both in the ocean and in a marine aquarium, is a symbiotic system of corals and beneficial algae in a community with other marine life forms. The author also discusses sponges, echinoderms, mollusks, crustaceans, and fishes, and advises on controlling and eliminating diseases and parasites in a marine aquarium. Filled with instructive color photos.
- Brand: Barron's Educational Series
- ASIN: 0764136747
- UPC: 027011036743
Handbook of Fish Diseases
The New Saltwater Aquarium Guide: How to Care for and Keep Marine Fish and Corals (Reef Aquarium Book Series 1)
The New Saltwater Aquarium Guide: How to Care
One of the Best Saltwater Aquarium Books Do you want to learn how to setup a saltwater aquarium or marine aquarium ? Do you already have a freshwater fish tank and you just want to find out what it takes to have a successful coral reef aquarium? Are you looking to pick up a few tips and tricks to help you take your successful saltwater fish tank setup to the next level?The New Saltwater Aquarium Guide: How to Care for and Keep Marine Fish and Corals will help you build the tropical reef marine aquarium you have been daydreaming about.With a good plan, the right equipment and the right knowledge, you can build a successful, thriving new marine fish tank or saltwater aquarium.This book will help you make important decisions like:What type of saltwater aquarium is right for you? What size saltwater aquarium should you buy? What equipment is necessary to have a successful coral reef aquarium?What testing is necessary and what science do you need to know to have a successful saltwater aquarium? What are the best saltwater fish to start with? How do you set up a reef aquarium or marine aquarium? What can you expect to happen once you set up a reef fish tank or tropical reef marine aquarium in your home? How hard is it to setup a coral reef aquarium?This easy to read saltwater aquari...
- ASIN: B00JKGRDCI
Saltwater Aquariums For Dummies
Saltwater Aquariums For
Demystifies aquarium setup and maintenance Combine and care for a wide variety of marine fish and invertebrates Dive into the colorful world of saltwater fish! This fun, friendly guide gives you easy step-by-step instructions for choosing and caring for these amazing animals. You get the latest on feeding, tank upkeep, filtering systems, maintaining live rock, and preventing algae build-up, as well as what not to include in your aquarium. Discover how to Choose the best fish and equipment Get your tank up and running Maintain proper water conditions Keep your fish happy and healthy Avoid tank pitfalls Keep a brackish aquarium
- Brand: For Dummies
- ASIN: 0470068051
Marine Aquarium Handbook: Beginner to Breeder
via Amazon.ca The Marine Aquarium Handbook is the bestselling saltwater aquarium book of all time, selling more than 250,000 copies since first published in 1982 and launching aspiring aquarists into the marine aquarium hobby. Out of print since 2006, this indispensable resource is now availab...
Comedy - Ep.#75 Aquarium (w/ Sean Clements, Hayes Davenport)
Comedy - Ep.#75 Aquarium (w/ Sean Clements, Hayes Davenport) Paul F. Tompkins welcomes you and to ever should be listening alongside of you to this week’s episode of Spontaneanation! This week, Paul's special guests are Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport, hosts of Earwolf's own Hollywood Handbook...
MY BOOK!! The king of DIY
FINALLY, MY AQUARIUM BOOK HAS BEEN PRINTED! The ultimate DIY handbook; for the DIY aquarist Get the book ► http://thekingofdiy.com Follow me ► http://facebook.com/uarujoey