How much should I feed my fish?

How much should I feed my fish?

If there was one question that has a tremendous impact on the overall health of a marine reef aquarium, this is it. Most people over feed their fish. It’s the truth. As humans and owners of pets, we want them to be happy and healthy. As a service company, the...
The Benefits of Live Food

The Benefits of Live Food

Can you imagine how much fish food is being poured into the ocean every day by the big hand in the sky? Me neither. The fact of the matter is that the natural reef is self sustaining. All of the food is natural and usually alive. Herbivores graze on the rocks and eat...
How do I get rid of algae?

How do I get rid of algae?

That is the million dollar question. I have been asked this question hundreds if not thousands of times during my 20 year tenure as owner of The Marine Scene. I used to teach a few classes at the store and control of algae was one of the most popular subjects. Getting...
What is Aquarium Maintenance?

What is Aquarium Maintenance?

We receive a number of inquiries and calls from folks requesting a quote to clean their aquarium. The first thing that comes to mind is that the aquarium in question isn’t being properly maintained. Cleaning a properly maintained aquarium is a matter of taking a...
Selecting Fish, Corals, and Invertebrates for a Reef Aquarium

Selecting Fish, Corals, and Invertebrates for a Reef Aquarium

The obvious outcome for a reef tank is to have it teeming with life. An aquarium with a variety of fish, corals, and invertebrates creates the splendor we all desire. The questions seem to be, especially for a beginner, which ones, how many, will they get along, will...