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Saltwater Aquariums For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-06805-2
376 pages
January 2007
US $21.99 Add to Cart
Other Available Formats: E-book

Part I: Getting to Know Your Fish and Invertebrates.

Chapter 1: Your First Salty Steps.

Chapter 2: Some Things Fishy.

Chapter 3: Choosing the Best Fish for You.

Chapter 4: About Invertebrates.

Chapter 5: From the Dealer to Your Home.

Part II: Setting Up Your Aquarium.

Chapter 6: Choosing the Best Aquarium.

Chapter 7: Figuring Out Filters.

Chapter 8: Heating and Lighting Your Aquarium.

Chapter 9: Fishy Furnishings and Finishing Touches.

Chapter 10: Partial to Salt: The Brackish Aquarium.

Chapter 11: Getting Your Aquarium Up and Running.

Part III: Taking Proper Care of Your Aquarium.

Chapter 12: The Nitrogen Cycle.

Chapter 13: More Chemistry: Salt, Acidity, and Gases.

Chapter 14: All About Algae.

Chapter 15: Keeping Your Aquarium Clean.

Part IV: Taking Proper Care of Your Fish.

Chapter 16: Feeding Your Fish.

Chapter 17: Preventing Stress.

Chapter 18: Diseases and Treatments.

Chapter 19: Observing Your Fish.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 20: Ten Fish to Avoid.

Chapter 21: Ten Invertebrates to Avoid.

Chapter 22: Five Simple Metric Conversions.

Chapter 23: Ten Great Public Saltwater Aquariums.

Part VI: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Resources.

Appendix B: Glossary.


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