• 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 [...]
  • Reduce Nitrates
    Saltwater Aquarium

    How to Reduce Nitrates in a Reef Tank

    TweetWhat going on Salt Nation? Jeff Here with another article to help you become more successful in the saltwater aquarium hobby. I recently posted a video on YouTube about reducing nitrates in a reef tank. [...]
  • Aquarium Husbandry

    How to Build a Quarantine Tank System

    TweetWhats going on Salt Nation, Jeff Here with another article for your salty thumbs. Today, I wanted to share a recent project I worked on. The idea behind this DIY project was to quarantine a [...]
  • Fish Profile

    The Tomato Clownfish

    TweetThe Tomato Clownfish is a pretty reddish orange colored fish with white circles on its head. It is usually found in warm sea waters of Pacific and Indian ocean. It is a readily available species [...]
  • Top 10 Father's Day Gift Ideas
    Saltwater Aquarium

    Top 10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    TweetLooking for Father’s Day Gift ideas? Does your Dad love saltwater aquariums? If so, you’ve come to right place. Buying a gift for Dad can be difficult and to make it easier on you, we’ve [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    Top 4 Types of Aquarium Heaters

    TweetWhat’s happening Salt-Nation! Jeff Here with another article for your salty thumbs. I recently received an email from a MHR follower, by the name of Hank. The email is as follows. Hi Jeff, Thanks for [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    Win Free Fish and Fish Food

    TweetWhat’s going on Reefketeers? Jeff Hesketh, here. The saltwater aquarium hobby can be expensive at times, but every once in a while companies come along offer some great contests that can help wallet. The guys over [...]
  • Dipping Corals
    Corals

    5 things you need to know about dipping corals

    TweetWhat is Dipping Corals Whats going on Salt-Nation Jeff here with another article to help you become a more successful hobbyist. Today we are going to be talking about dipping corals. Dipping corals is an [...]
  • How to cycle a fish tank
    Saltwater Aquarium

    How to Cycle a Fish Tank

    TweetWhats up Sal-Nation? Jeff here with another article on: How to Cycle a Fish Tank. This subject is probably one of the most frequently asked questions amongst new hobbyist. So Today I decided to break it [...]

The Benefits of an Aquarium Sump

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetWhat’s up Salt Nation, Jeff Hesketh here. Today I wanted to write about the aquarium sump. I got sumps on my mind… mostly because I’m picking up my custom sump (which I designed) this weekend. […]

Culturing phytoplankton

Culturing Phytoplankton

Live Foods

TweetWhat is Phytoplankton? Phytoplankton is a microscopic, free floating Plant cell that makes up the base of the Food Web. Their cells can not be seen with the naked eye but in areas of high […]

How To Get Rid of Cyanobacteria (Red Slime Algae)

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetHow to Battle Cyanobacteria. Cyanobacteria is reddish-brown in color and first appears in an aquarium in small clumps or patches. If not treated, the algae will spread and form a thick ayer across your aquarium. Once […]

drilling an aquarium

How to Drill a Hole in a Glass Aquarium

Aquarium DIY Projects

TweetWhat’s going on Salt Nation!? Jeff Hesketh here and I recently received an email from an individual named Dylan, who’s looking to get into the hobby and he asked a great question about setting up a […]

Top 10 Father's Day Gift Ideas

Top 10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetLooking for Father’s Day Gift ideas? Does your Dad love saltwater aquariums? If so, you’ve come to right place. Buying a gift for Dad can be difficult and to make it easier on you, we’ve […]

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Culturing phytoplankton
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Culturing Phytoplankton

TweetWhat is Phytoplankton? Phytoplankton is a microscopic, free floating Plant cell that makes up the base of the Food Web. Their cells can not be seen with the naked eye but in areas of high […]

20 ways to Improve Aquarium Husbandry
Aquarium Husbandry

20 ways to Improve Aquarium Husbandry

TweetWhat is Aquarium Husbandry? The first time I heard the term aquarium husbandry I was at a bit of a loss, even with my back ground in environmental science. I never conceded using that term […]

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