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Adequate aeration for your aquarium.

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Adequate aeration for your aquarium. - An article that’ll teach you ways of increasing the oxygenation rate of your aquarium.

Oxygen (O2) is an important element to consider in the fishkeeping hobby. Humans breathe it and so do your aquatic animals and bacteria colony. In the aquarium, oxygen exchange must occur so your fish and other stock can breathe. Oxygen exchange is when oxygen in the air dissolves into the water. This can be created by agitation of the water’s surface from the filter, an airstone and/or powerhead.

In planted tanks, high rates of oxygen exchange can deplete the water of carbon dioxide (Co2)...
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