Aquarium Algae Control: Bubble Algae, Dinoflagellates, Bryopsis and Turf Algae – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 (miss Part 1? click here) in our Aquarium Algae Control video series where we help you identify and tackle some of the peskiest algae that can grow in your aquarium. Now we went over this in the first video but I think it is important to say it again. The first […]

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Aquarium Algae Control: Diatoms, Cyano and Green Hair Algae – Part 1

Welcome to part one of our two-part video series about aquarium algae. Our goal with this series is to help you identify the most common types of algae that can plague an aquarium and provide you with a solid game plan to rid your tank of these pesky nuisance. The first part of battling nuisance […]

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Marine Depot is Hiring: Join our fintastic Customer Support Team and help other hobbyists succeed!

ORDER TAKER/CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE We are looking for customer service representatives to join our support team in MarineDepot.com’s Garden Grove, CA headquarters. You will be the frontline of our company and engage with customers on a daily basis via phone, email and live chat. Your job is to make customers happy by resolving problems and […]

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The Benefits of Using T5/LED Hybrid Lighting for Your Reef Tank

T5 has long been a popular choice for reef tank lighting. Great results combined with the ability to customize color with different bulb combinations are what led high output T5 fluorescent lighting to reach the forefront of reef aquarium lighting options. However, having to replace bulbs every 9 months and the heat produced by these […]

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How to Care for a Flame Wrasse in Your Saltwater Aquarium

Wrasses have always been a family of fish that reefers have been fascinated by. With its huge diversity of about 600 species, it is easy to find a perfect wrasse for any reef tank. Unlike clownfish and many tangs or angelfish, multiple wrasse species or harems of a species can often be kept together in […]

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How to Build a Fish Quarantine Tank

Fish can be very sensitive animals. Problems with disease and parasites can be really tricky and quite frustrating if you are not armed with the knowledge of how to overcome such ailments. In this blog we are going to go over how to properly set up a quarantine tank and provide some helpful tips to […]

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How to Build a Coral Quarantine Tank

Today, we are going to go over setting up a quarantine tank for corals, instead of fish, and show you why it is a smart idea to have a separate tank dedicated to the isolation and observation of corals.  New corals can carry a wide variety of not so pleasant hitch hikers into your tank. […]

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Tank Hacks: Easy Upgrades for Your Innovative Marine Fusion Nano 20

Innovative Marine has been offering some of the hobby’s most desirable aquariums. The NUVO Fusion Nano 20 is one of our best-selling All-In-One style aquariums. Today we are going to deck out the Fusion 20 with some awesome gear and show you some great products to ramp up the performance of your Innovative Marine Nuvo […]

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How to Tune a Calcium Reactor to Meet Calcium & Alkalinity Demands

Tuning your calcium reactor can be a little frustrating, especially if you have never set one up before. In this video we are going to show you how to dial in your calcium reactor to help get your SPS corals growing as fast as possible and to provide some helpful insight into how a calcium […]

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How to Care for Tridacna Clams in Your Saltwater Aquarium

Recently, we got some new giant clams here at Marine Depot and are going to show you everything you need to know to acclimate and care for a giant clam in your reef tank. When choosing a clam, it is best to get select a larger clam. Smaller clams are typically more difficult to keep […]

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