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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    So now I've lost another fish. I did a 75% water change and removed all live rock and sand and put new everything. And still have a 160ppm nitrates everything else test 0
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I'm running with a sump. And the test kit is fine cause I test my reef tank with it and I have little to none nitrates
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I did more than half. Like 75%
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I dnt knw what to do I'm losing everything. So I've moved my white spotted bamboo shark to a plastic tub and did a water change on my reef tank and I acclimate him to that water. So he is doing fine. So all that's left in my tank is a dog face puffer and a snowflake. And they are acting weird...
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    Nitrate still reading 160ppm
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    Yes they are still up very high. Jus lost a eel this morning. I did another water change and vacuum the substrate real well got it all clean up. I'm jus getting home now so I'm about to test my water
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I put sand 1st then I put the rock and yes I rinse sand out. My tank is a yr old or more
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    Well my fish ate everything I put in there. There's never nothing left maybe a micro size piece maybe left ova but that usually get eating too. I feed one fish at a time
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    Thanks a lot. I'm going to try what you said. Hopefully all works out
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    Once a week. I use a splash of bleach and run it thru washer about 3 to 4x
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    So do u suggest I remove all live rock and sand and maybe just replace with new live rock and sand. I'm jus stuck and i checked my levels this morning and my nitrates are still reading as high as it can be.
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I feed like every other day. It's a predator tank so I was feeding frozen krill and squid. And I was doing like 15% water change once a week. And yes I use rodi water. And i was using the api test kit for saltwater. And I'm running a sump with my system with two filter socks and i have a...
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    I did that as well I'm jus gng to wait til morning and see wat it reads
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    No nothing new everything that's in there has been since last year. And nothing has changed
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    Bringing Down High Nitrates - Help Please

    So I have a 54gal corner tank with fowlr and I got a big spike of nitrates at 180 the highest on the test killed 3 of my fish I did a 60% water change and my levels are still 180. Everything else is 0




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