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For many fishkeepers (myself included) the thought of setting up a saltwater aquarium themselves can be filled with confusion. What equipment do I need, How do I make salt water and what is live rock?

I've recently set up a new saltwater aquarium and want to share my journey every step of the way. I am no expert when it comes to aquariums, let alone saltwater systems, however, I believe that with the right support and enough research, anyone can have their own marine aquarium with beautiful colourful fish, corals, shrimps and crabs.

The purpose of this blog is to share with you what I have done so far and what I have planned next for my own saltwater aquarium.

First of all, this project would not be possible if it were not for the support of the following companies.


  • Prodibio
  • ARKA Biotech
  • Fluval
  • Fishkeeper Scotland - Melville
  • Hydor


With their support along with the help of the reef keeping the online community, I feel very positive about taking on the challenge of marine fishkeeping. So If you are considering setting up your own reef tank, subscribe to the Lothian Fishkeeper Channel and follow my progress.

Next week, Filtration is the focus. Internal. or external?

bye for now

John

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