Can aquarium lighting be used for reptiles?

Answer Aquarium lighting is appropriate to use for reptile care as long as a full spectrum fluorescent bulb or UV-B light is used. This type of lighting provides reptiles with the vitamins needed for good... Read More »

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Recommended Lighting for a Saltwater Aquarium?

Saltwater aquariums are demanding when it comes to lighting needs. Many corals and certain species of fish need adequate lighting to thrive. Lighting needs are based on watts per gallon, so large t... Read More »

Using LED Lighting in an Aquarium for Coral Growth?

Light emitting diode (LED) lighting is one of the newer forms of aquarium lighting. Although it is the most expensive form of aquarium light, it offers some advantages. LED lights do not produce as... Read More »

Can parrotfeathers be used in an aquarium?

Parrotfeather is a non-native freshwater plant that can be used in aquariums. The aquatic plant, which is known for its bright green, leafy foliage, can be problematic in larger aquariums and ponds... Read More »

Can PVC pipe be used in a fish aquarium?

PVC pipe can be safely used in fish aquariums. Fish experts often recommend placing a piece of PVC pipe in the tank for fish that produce and detect electric fields, such as knifefishes. Joseph S. ... Read More »