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PostPosted: May 25th, '18, 20:51 
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my system has cycled,(900 l fish tank, 300l filters, 2 300l dw beds), I have 35 2 month old tilapia installed, I have lettuce, celery, parsley growing in the dw beds.
Algae has appeared. The fish tank water is brown, there is a thin coating on the walls.
Are there fish which eat algae and are compatible with baby tilapia?


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 Post subject: Re: fish eating algae?
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Shaunohara11 wrote:
my system has cycled,(900 l fish tank, 300l filters, 2 300l dw beds), I have 35 2 month old tilapia installed, I have lettuce, celery, parsley growing in the dw beds.
Algae has appeared. The fish tank water is brown, there is a thin coating on the walls.
Are there fish which eat algae and are compatible with baby tilapia?


Algae bloom is normal (I was surprised with how much algae bloomed in mine) and will go away. Also, tilapia eat algae :thumbleft:

Patience and go easy on the feeding.

Post pics and water test results for better analysis/opinion.

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ty. will do when i can


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