Saltcorner is a website that is dedicated to the hobby of marine aquarium keeping and is the creation of aquarium author Bob Goemans, who has written a column of the same name for many years.
Whether you're looking for information about animals and plants/algae; for informative articles by noted aquarium authors; for product or book reviews; for photo galleries of impressive home aquariums; for information about Bob's books; or troubleshooting/advice correspondence on a wide range of topics, there's a lot of information here. And it's all free to you thanks to the generous support of our website sponsors who keep the website's lights turned on.
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Dear Bob, I don't know if you remember me but you contacted me about 4 years ago in reference to a 1100 gallon reef that we run in our jewelry store. As you know big tanks present big opportunities 'and' big challenges. My latest occurred the weekend after Thanksgiving when I discovered a sheered center support and a two inch crack forming on the center panel of the tank. If you would like to know more about how I held over the livestock from this system while the new one was being built, drop me a line. It may also be of some help to others out there that may have similar 'opportunities....read more.
Product Review - Tunze Osmotic Regulator (Written in 2001) One of the most time consuming aquarium husbandry tasks is that of replenishing evaporated water. It's almost a daily chore where some aquariums are concerned. Too much evaporation without adequate replenishment will increase salinity levels and stress its inhabitants. And, adding too much makeup water at one time will only compound the stress situation. Fortunately, aquarium product companies have produced a wide array of devices called 'dosing equipment.' Tunze recently announced its newest doser, or what is refer to a...read more.