• Saltwater Aquarium

    Top Ten Tangs & Surgeon Fish

    TweetHey folks! Last week I asked my YouTube subscribers what they wanted to see for a video. I gave them a few video ideas that I had been kicking around. With 41% of the vote, [...]
  • Corals

    Jason Fox Jack O Lantern

    TweetHey Eveyone! Jeff here, with other article for your salty thumbs. Today, I wanted to talk about Leptoseris more specifically The Jason Fox Jack O Lantern. The JF Jack O Lantern is probably one of my favorite [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    Top 10 Species Beginners Should Avoid

    TweetToday, we have a guest post from Mason about the Top 10 Species Beginners Should Avoid. Keeping marine life can be challenging and the list provided below is full of critters you should think twice [...]
  • Aquarium Maintenance

    How to get rid of Detritus in a Reef Tank

    TweetWhat’s salty folks!? Jeff here, with another article to help you with maintaining a successful reef tank. Today, I to talk about detritus and it’s role in a reef tank. More specifically “How to get [...]
  • Nano Reef

    Top 10 Nano Reef Tank Fish

    TweetWhat’s going on SaltNation! Jeff here, with another salty article for your wet thumbs. Today, I want to take a look at the best saltwater fish for a nano reef tank. A few weeks ago [...]
  • Corals

    Saving Coral | The ADE Project

    TweetHey Reefers! Today, I wanted to talk about The ADE Project and the short film Saving Coral. When I was at MACNA this year I made sure to sit in on Walt Smith’s talk. During [...]
  • Corals

    The WWC Snowdrop Acropora

    TweetFor those of you that follow me on YouTube,  you’re aware of my recent coral haul videos I’ve done. The idea behind these videos is to help share my expirience of buying coral online and [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    The Aquatic Life Hybrid T5HO Hybrid Lighting

    TweetWhat’s going on Reef keepers? Jeff here, with another article to dry your thumbs on. Lighting play a very important role in maintaining a successful reef tank. For years experts have claimed T5 lighting was [...]
  • Corals

    The Jason Fox Homewrecker Acropora

    TweetWhat’s going on SaltNation? My taste in corals has changed over the years and it can often change with the season. I’ve been busy stocking my 260 gallon system and as of late my interest [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    MY Trip to MACNA 2017

    TweetWhat’s going on SaltNation?  I had the pleasure of going to MACNA this year and I wanted to take you along for the ride. The Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) is the oldest [...]
Saltwater aquarium

Aquarium Filters and Mechanical Filtration

Aquarium Husbandry

TweetThe Benefits of Aquarium Filters and Mechanical Filtration in the Saltwater Aquarium. An aquarium filter is a from of mechanical filtration.  Mechanical filtration the act of removing waste (detritus, uneaten food, plant matter, and other […]

MY Trip to MACNA 2017

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetWhat’s going on SaltNation?  I had the pleasure of going to MACNA this year and I wanted to take you along for the ride. The Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) is the oldest […]

Zoanthids

Caring for Zoanthids A to Z

Corals

TweetHey Salt-Nation, Jeff Hesketh here, In this article I’m going to cover everything you need to know about zoanthid care. We’ll start off with how to add them to your aquarium, We’ll talk about the […]

Jason Fox Jack O Lantern

Corals

TweetHey Eveyone! Jeff here, with other article for your salty thumbs. Today, I wanted to talk about Leptoseris more specifically The Jason Fox Jack O Lantern. The JF Jack O Lantern is probably one of my favorite […]

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