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Melissa Ramirez

Melissa Ramirez has been enjoying saltwater tanks and reefkeeping for several years. She currently maintains a 34 gallon Red Sea Max 130 with a custom overflow and sump/refugium housing fish and coral, a 24 gallon JBJ Nano cube with nems and clownfish, and a 30 gallon nano tank with corals, a starfish, a Tridacna clam and a cleanup crew.

January 22, 2014
The Great Tank Crash of 2013
First order of business? Clean the bioload out of this tank. . . literally.

September 11, 2013
Aquarium Lingo Cliff Notes
Learn the lingo and be confident when you walk into your LFS to purchase some SPS corals for your SW Nano.

June 27, 2013
How to Get Rid of the Dreaded Aiptasia Anemones
Aiptasia sp. are considered pests in the reef keeping world and they will sting coral and fish and propagate quickly.

May 29, 2013
Archie the Gold Band Maroon Clown Hosts an Anemone
The magic that happens when your clown hosts an anemone is worth the wait.

May 11, 2013
Typical Rookie Faux-Pas: Overfeeding Your Fish
Do not over feed the fish, no matter how desperately ravenous they seem.

April 22, 2013
His and Her Fish Tanks
How a crafty woman got duped into getting a second (and third) reef tank.

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