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 #3621  by odin
 31 Jul 2017 20:42
You need to reduce nitrates and your lights and feeding, you could pull some of it out by hand/tweezers?
 #3622  by Chocy
 01 Aug 2017 03:05
Great, just what i need to get rid of hair algae from my tank. Tks for the info...
Time to get some chaeto for my tank...
 #3625  by Vorteil
 01 Aug 2017 09:01
Hey Marko2

If you need some of the macroalgae let me know.
 #3649  by Vorteil
 04 Aug 2017 19:10
Just updated pics of the macroalgae up to now. Eventually I will have to trim back the larger one.
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 #3778  by Vorteil
 23 Aug 2017 06:59
Like we've mentioned before this macro algae is a fast grower.

 #3788  by odin
 24 Aug 2017 20:21
Wow that has shot up! You are some kind of macro algae growth god lol! :lol: :sidesmile: :smile:
 #3791  by Vorteil
 25 Aug 2017 00:21
The macroalgae is getting a bit too much for my 6 gal. I split it in two and put the other half in a jar near a window. Will this be sufficient enough to keep it alive or will it need additional nutrients to survive?
 #3792  by odin
 25 Aug 2017 06:49
I would think it needs extra nutrients to survive but you can give it a try, you could try plant fertiliser with it? Just don't add any ferts to the shrimp tank.

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