• 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

    TweetWhen I was at MACNA this year I made sure to sit in on Walt Smith’s talk. During his talk Walt shared a short film titled Saving Coral which was directed and produced by Justin [...]
  • 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 [...]
  • 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 [...]

How to DIY Aquarium Plumbing

Videos

TweetIn this video, I take a look at how I did the plumbing on my 220 saltwater aquarium. We cover everything you need to help you plumb your aquarium at home. Also share some tips […]

How To: Build an Aquarium Stand

Videos

TweetIn this video, I show all materials needed and how to put it together. This video demonstrates how to effectively build an aquarium stand. In this video I will take you all the way through […]

Live Rock

Live Rock and Saltwater Aquariums

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetWhat Is Live Rock? Live rock, is rock harvested from the Ocean for the use in saltwater aquariums. The term live rock can be a little misleading, it’s not suggesting that the rock itself is alive […]

LPS Coral

Corals

TweetHey Salt nation, Jeff Hesketh here and today we are jumping into an article on LPS Corals. As my taste in corals has changed over the years, I have found myself falling in love with […]

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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 […]

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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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