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What Is A Biological Filter - Saltwater Aquariums - About.com
The biological filter in an aquarium is nothing more than a place for bacteria to grow. Any surface in an aquarium which comes in contact with the nitrosoma ...
Marine Aquarium Biological Filtration Science - Saltwater Aquariums
From the lowly Under Gravel Filter to the modern, efficient filtration systems available on the market today, the advances in the science of biological filtration in ...
Choosing Your Biological Filter Material - Saltwater Aquariums
There is a wide variety of materials to choose from for your biological filtration media. Some are more efficient than others, some cost more than others. Here is a ...
Top Saltwater Aquarium Biological Filter Materials
There are many forms of biological filter materials (balls, ceramic rings, foam, pellets, stars) used for aquariums. Some are more efficient than others, while some ...
biological filtration - Freshwater Aquariums - About.com
Biological filtration is a filtration method that uses bacteria to break down waste by means of the nitrogen cycle. Some examples of biological filtration include: ...
Establishing the Biological Filter - Saltwater Aquariums - About.com
You hear people talking about their "Biological Filter" a lot, but do you really know what it is? The answer may surprise you. You probably have more biological ...
Selecting a Filter For Your Aqaurium - Freshwater Aquariums
Tip: All tanks need biological and mechanical filtration to maintain a healthy environment. Three Types of Filtration In aquariums there can be three types of ...
Wet/Dry Trickle Filters for Saltwater Aquariums
The aquarium substrate acted as both mechanical and biological filtration platform with an under gravel filter . Due to the massive surface area of the sand,  ...
Tips for Aquarium Filter Media Order - Freshwater Aquariums
Mechanical filter media should be placed first before the biological and chemical filter media. Mechanical media is intended to remove the larger particles, thus ...
Marine Aquarium Filtration Systems
Chemical, biological and mechanical are all filtration methods utilized to maintain a healthy marine aquarium. Some filters combine one or more of these ...
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