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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Hi Bob: You and your publications were very helpful with a recent algae problem I had. I thought I had solved the problem only to find out that it has come back. I recently tried adding a small power compac light in my sump along with some macro algae in hopes that it would consume any additional nitrogen waste. It seemed to work beautifully for about a month being run at night. Now the macroalgae is rapidly diminishing, possibly from lack of nitrogen. As the macroalgae has died off in the sump, the algae has begun to creep back in the tank on the glass and live rock. Is it possible the a...read more.
TITLE: Sea Anemones ...as a hobby AUTHOR: U. Erich Friese PUBLISHER: T.F.H. Publications ISBN 0-86622-539-0 PAGES: 320 PRICE: $39.95 Anemones are extremely popular in this portion of the hobby, but the wide variety of these marine invertebrate are a challenge to identify. With well over 200 super quality color photographs besides a wealth of information on their history, biology, general characteristics, classification/subclasses, symbiotic partners, care in the aquarium, etc., "Sea Anemones ...as a hobby" goes a very long way in fulfilling the vacuum in our understandin...read more.