Waterbox Aquariums

  • Saltwater Aquarium

    How to Fix High Calcium and Low Alkalinity

    TweetThere comes a time in any reef keepers life where the battle for maintaining Calcium and Alkalinity can be a struggle. There are not many parameters that I chase but CAL and ALK are two [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    Walt Smith’s Bula Buddies

    TweetWalt Smith’s Children’s Book: Bula Buddies Just before MACNA Deb Smith reach out to me about an upcoming project from her husband Walt. It was a children’s book geared towards educating kids about the wild reefs. [...]
  • Aquarium DIY Projects

    DIY Fish Tank Lid Project

    TweetHey Folks, One of the worst things that can happen in the aquarium hobby is losing a fish. More specifically due to a fish jumping out of your tank. Today, I have a very simple DIY [...]
  • Live Foods

    Top 10 Fish Food for Your Reef Tank

    TweetWhat’s going on salt nation? I was thinking about my next top 10 video I wanted to for you guys and I had a thought. What about a top ten fish food for your reef [...]
  • Saltwater Aquarium

    World Wide Corals Unboxing and Review

    TweetWhat’s going on guys!? I hope your tank is doing well and your parameters are in check. Speaking of parameter when was the last time you tested them? I recently jumped on eBay in hopes [...]
  • 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 [...]
Dipping 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 […]

Saltwater aquarium

Top Ten Saltwater Aquarium Keeping Mistakes

Saltwater Aquarium

TweetThere are many things that can go wrong with a saltwater aquarium (but only if you let them). Here are the top ten mistake hobbyist do that put their aquariums at risk. #10: Buying Livestock […]

The Aquatic Life Hybrid T5HO Hybrid Lighting

Saltwater Aquarium

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 […]


Caring for Zoanthids A to Z


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 […]



Live Foods

TweetWhat are Rotifers? Rotifers are a microscopic to near-microscopic organism. They rang in size from 100-2500 microns. Rotifers make up the phylum (Rotifera) that is one of the most basic links in the aquatic food […]

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Culturing phytoplankton
Live Foods

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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