Torch Coral: A Large Polyp Stony (Lps) Beginner Coral
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Torch coral: A large polyp stony (LPS) beginner coral

The Torch coral, Euphyllia glabrescens, is a large polyp stony coral that originates from the Indo-pacific reef regions. This LPS coral species (the torch coral), has long, flowing fleshy polyps that extend from a calcified (stony) base. In a moderate water flow, these corals look a bit like a torch, which is where they get…

Toadstool Leather Coral Care
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Toadstool Leather Coral Care

Introduction to caring for the Toadstool Leather Coral The toadstool coral is a perfect beginner coral for the saltwater aquarium. They are saltwater reef soft coral and require the conditions typical for success with just about any reef tank. Toadstool leather corals are often sold as different varieties, based on their colour or the size…

How To Get Rid Of Green Hair Algae
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How to get rid of green hair algae

If you’re having problems with green hair algae–you’re not alone. Many of us have struggled with this problem algae in our tanks. It can be a big pain because it can “take over your aquarium” in a short amount of time. So let’s dive a bit deeper into what causes the problem and how to…

How To Set Up A Saltwater Aquarium
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How to Set Up a Saltwater Aquarium

This blog provides all the information that you will need to get your saltwater aquarium or reef tank setup. There are many different ways that you could set up a marine reef aquarium. This is but one way and it works for us. Some of the equipment listed below is optional, such as the sump…