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Tropical Fish Forums

Board Announcements & Suggestions

If anyone is having problems with the fish forums or, have suggestions to make the forum better. Post here and the Admin/Moderators will sort it out.
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Welcome: Introduce Yourself & Learn More About TFF

Registration is quick and easy! After you have logged in post here and Introduce yourself then read up on how the forum is organized.
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Member's Aquarium and Fish Pictures

Upload your fish tank pictures in here for all to admire at!
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Fish Forums - Monthly Contests

The FishForums.net Monthly Contests include photos and videos for Tank of the Month, Fish of the Month, Pet of the Month.
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Beginner Starting Point

New to the Hobby Questions and Answers

If you've recently taken up fish keeping as a hobby, this is the section to get your questions answered.
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Cycle your Tank

Cycling a tank is vital to keeping your fish alive. This section is where you can read about cycling (the nitrogen cycle) and ask questions about how to do it properly.
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Algae Removal

For algae identification and removal
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Freshwater & Brackish Aquaria Forums

Tropical Discussion

General Tropical Fish discussions.
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Tropical Fish Emergencies

Need help right away? Then post up here!
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Bettas

For the beautiful world of Bettas.
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Livebearers

Any chat about fish that give birth to live free swimming fish.
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New World Cichlids

Here's the place if you want to discuss Central American Cichlids or South American Cichlids!
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African / Old World Cichlids

Talk about any cichlids from Lake Malawi, Lake Victoria and Lake Tanganyika as well as, Ravine, Madagascan and Asian cichlids
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Gouramis and Anabantoids

Talk about Gouramis and all Anabantoids - except bettas.
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Catfish

Corydoras catfish, plecos and all other cats.
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Killifish

An Insight Into the World of Killifish
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Oddball's institute

For all the weird and wacky species of the fish world.
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Cyprinids, Characins and Atherinids

All loach, barb, tetra, silver dollar and rainbow fish questions should go in here!
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Hybrid Fish

This forum is for the discussion of hybrids and their care. Flaming and bashing of hybrids or their keepers will not be tolerated.
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Predatory Fish

This forum is for the discussion of all species of truly predatory fish which naturally feed on other adult fish.
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Fresh & Planted Nano Tanks

Everything happens fast in a nano tank stay ahead of it with this forum! Nano tanks are gaining in popularity and have a unique set of issues and problems to discuss like what plants and fish do well in them, substrate and flow requirements.
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Shrimps & Other Invertebrates

Talk about shrimps, snails, copepods, worms and clams.
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Amphibians & Aquatic Reptiles

Frogs and salamanders in here! As well as terrapins and turtles.
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Brackish Forum

For talk about all fish which prefer a slightly salty environment. Puffers, gobies, glass fish etc.
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Coldwater Fish and Ponds

Coldwater fish of all types welcome, plus advice for creating water features in the garden.
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Saltwater - Reef & Marine Tanks

Marine and Reef Chit Chat

Post general non-urgent saltwater tropical fish questions, recieve help as well as hearing fish 'tails' and aquarium chat
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Saltwater Invertebrates & Corals

Talk about tropical marine inverts and corals in this forum!
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Saltwater Fish

Discuss the best tropical marine fish for your tank!
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Saltwater Hardware

Talk about how to get the max out of your saltwater aquarium setup and find exactly what is required to have a successful tropical marine aquarium!
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Nano Reefs

Though the definition of a nano tank is still changing it is generally thought of as a tank smaller than 37 liters (10 gallons US). These tanks are growing in popularity due to advances in the hobby but still come with unique challenges that need to be discussed.
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Plants & Planted Tanks

Planted Chit Chat

For general planted tank questions and section announcements.
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Algae in Planted Tanks

Discussion on algae in planted tanks and the unique connection to C02.
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Aquascaping

Once you get to growing the plants, learn how to arrange them here.
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Plant Identification & Biology

Post questions on Plant identification and their species specific care here.
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Lighting, CO2, Ferts & Flow

Making your garden grow...
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Archived PARC threads

The Planted Aquarium Resource Centre... THE place for archived threads that have been incorporated into PARC and new article submissions.
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T’s Plastic Plant Emporium

How to keep "Complex hydrocarbons in the no light aquarium" Algae-free.
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Journals and Build Threads

Member YouTube Channels

Do you have a YouTube channel that's related to the aquarium hobby? Share your videos here and brag a bit.
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Planted Aquarium Journals

To keep other members posted on the development of your Planted aquarium
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Freshwater Journals

Make a thread to tell us about your freshwater aquarium!
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Marine & Reef Journals

Make a thread to tell us about your marine or reef tank!
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Field Reports

This is a new section where people can post about their experiences viewing fish, snails, crabs, corals, or other things that might live in our tanks but seeing them in the wild or in a large public aquarium.
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Reviews This forum is for reviews of fish related products, stores, and online retailers. All posts are moderated prior to being published. Due to certain legal restrictions related to reviews online not all reviews will be published and some may be edited so they conform with factual reviewing.

Rules & Requests for Reviews - READ THIS FIRST!

Here you will find the rules for writing a review and the format you must use in order for it to be published.
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Store Reviews

Review places where you purchase hobby equipment.
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Lighting Reviews

Review aquarium lighting here.
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Book Reviews

Aquarium related books only please! Fish, inverts, plants, marine FW, etc.
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Food

Review various types of food for fish, inverts, corals etc.
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The Think Tank

Hobby Related Legislation

This forum is a place to post and discuss pending legislation or legislative efforts that might have an impact on the hobby.
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Scientific Section

For discussion of advanced fish keeping issues, and theories.
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Do-It-Yourself Projects & Hardware

The actual aquarium - lights and filters problems and advice. Tips for saving money, and designing what you want using your DIY skills.
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TFF FAQ Topics

All the articles on fish keeping made on tropical fish forums are stored here (in alphabetical order in which they relate to).
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Other pets

Household pets

Dogs, cats, mice and anything else. Sorry no wives or husbands allowed!
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Horses, Farm, & Work Animals

Talk about your horses, goats, sheep, pigs, llama and more. The things you don't keep in the house!
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Non-Aquatic Reptiles

Discuss your lizards, snakes and tortoises here.
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Birds (Budgies to Ducks)

Talk about your birds, budgies, doves, quail, pigeons, ducks, parrots, and birds of prey if you have them!
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Exotic Pets

Spiders, insects, millipedes, centipedes, cockroaches, scorpions, and Sasquatch.
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General

Local Aquarium Societies And Clubs

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Sub-forums:
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General Chat

General non-fish related chit chat.
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Non-Fish Photographs

For cool photographs which are not related to fish.
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FishForums.net Wiki Photos and information submitted by the FishForums.net Community.

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Plants Index

User submitted tropical fish and saltwater Plants
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Invertebrate Index

An index of invertebrate species for fresh water and marine.
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