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Old 11-12-2016, 01:12 PM
 
Location: Calfronia
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hello,
i was start cycle for saltwater aquarium since 35 days , amonia ,nitrite was low but now week 5 there are high i do not know why , how can low ???


tank 10 galon , cilica sand , one 1 kilo cycle live rock
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Old 11-12-2016, 01:43 PM
 
Location: S. FL (hell for me-wife loves it)
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It takes longer than 5 weeks to cycle through. It will begin to fall after peeking, then you'll end up with the nitrate readings.
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Old 11-13-2016, 11:56 AM
 
Location: North Western NJ
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sounds perfectly normal for a month out.
youll need to do water changes and continue "feeding" the tank while the beneficial bacteria builds, saltwater takes a long time to properly cycle...you just need to be patient and diligent.
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