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100% natural, premium marine substrateContains natural live marine bacteria to quickly stabilize tankRemoves nitrogenous waste and restores natural organic balanceMaintains proper pH
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how much live sand do i need for a 37 gallon tank

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you should use 1lb to 1.5lbs per gallon so about 37 pounds or 40 would probably be best.
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I used about 30lbs for my 55 gal tank and it was perfect.
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You need approximately 1 to 11/2 pounds per gallon of water depending on how you want things to look the deeper the bed the better off you are with ammonia and nitrates.
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Get 40 pounds because some sand wont sink.
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This comes in Black in the stores will Black be availible to order online?

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How much gravel or sand do i need for a 10 gal. tank?

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20 pounds rule of thump I always go by. 2 pounds per gallon
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Do you have to wash the live sand before putting it into the aquarium?

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This is typically your preference. I did not and wish I had because my tank was cloudy for a couple of days. Washing the sand will keep your tank from being cloudy for so long after you add it.
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how much sand do I need for a 240 gallon aquarium

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Most people say a pound per gallon but I don't like my sand bed to be that thick.it gets packed down and makes it harder for things to sift thru it.it is really a personal preference to the look that you like.
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What is the grain size (range) of this reef sand?

Nature's Ocean has two products that are the same except for grain size. One is 0.5-1.7 and the other is 0.1-0.5.
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How much sand will I need for a 29g tank

I am putting 35 lbs of live rock and I want a 3-4 inch sand bed. Thanks a lot
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how many 16# bags of this sand will be needed for a 50gal. rectangular tank for the optimun level of tank to allow burrowing and other fish?

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how much argonite reef sand would i need for a 29 gal tank????

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How much live sand do I need for a 75 gal. Tank

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Are they soft/fine enough for a stingray?

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Is this #0 grain size: 0.1-0.5mm or #1 grain size 0.5-1.0mm? I'm asking because they sell both sizes of the same color/type of sand.

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Do you sell everything on here in any store?

Live rock, live sand, fish, .... Any store pickup options?
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My fish tank is cloudy. What to do?

I have betas, frogs, and tropical fish. I also have algae eating fish. Removed half of water in tank. Use tetra water support with each water addition.
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what is the shelf life, how soon do I havery to use it.

I'm waiting for my Rodi unit to arrive, could I keep this aside for two weeks?
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i set up the aqurium size of 48'' length 30'' hight and 20'' depth so how much sand i need

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