Marine fish were the fighters against global warming
An international team of scientists found that the sea fish in large quantities "produce" calcium carbonate - a compound that zaslujivaet sea water. Until this study, published in the journal…

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How to build a saltwater aquarium?
If a person is not an aquarist, he can perceive the content of fish in the tank as violence over living nature, because we are picking up marine animals out…

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Sea horse in the aquarium

Before you start seahorses, carefully familiarize yourself with the basic rules of care.

Often aquarists are looking for a small ecosystem of some unusual animals. We like to add to their aquariums animals with vivid coloration, unusual behavior, or freakish body shape. No animals do not fit this description better than seahorses. Seahorses – the holders of the truly mythical body shape: consobrina head is wonderfully combined with the reinforced, curved body. These are truly fantastic creatures are very interesting to watch, but if you prepare properly in advance, then keep them in an aquarium is no more difficult than any other fish. Today I will try to dispel some myths about the seahorses, common among aquarists, as well as talk about the basic requirements for creating a suitable for seahorses environment, so that even the beginners had the opportunity to watch these amazingly beautiful animals at home. Continue reading

Dietetic value of meat of marine fish

Fish is one of the most valuable dietary products, which today are in great demand among the population. Especially popular meat of sea and ocean fish, which is a lot of healthy fats, acids and vitamins needed by human body for proper functioning. In marine fish there are many such nutrients as potassium, calcium, phosphorus, sodium, iodine, fluorine.

On the market today, you can find quite a large range of marine fish, which is represented by such species as mackerel, horse mackerel, poutassou, tuna, anchovy…

All of this production comes to us frozen, so buying fish in the market or in the shop must follow the basic rules, if neglected, can be expensive.

1. The product must not have any other flavors, except for specific fish smell with a hint of iodine and seaweed.

2. It is impossible to prevent the appearance of mucus on the skin of the fish.

3. The surface should be smooth, transparent, without traces of blows. Continue reading

The Maritime aquarium at home

The difference between marine aquarium from freshwater counterpart in the unusual used items, decorative designs and the tank contents with salt water. It requires the use of more expensive technologies and consumables, and care for marine fish is different from the techniques used in the cultivation of freshwater fish.

If you do not have sufficient knowledge and want to try your hand at a new hobby, then buy an aquarium for small fish is the most affordable and simple type of home decoration, make the room individuality and originality. A reef tank takes the opposite position – this is the most luxurious and time-consuming design, requires constant monitoring, studying Biosystems. In such aquariums it is customary to settle invertebrates, live corals, and large fish then act as predators (eating other inhabitants, and heavily pollute the water).

If you like watching life of predators, populate your aquarium large fish and place it in an appropriate style. There are mixed types of marine aquariums, in which in one area can be accommodated representatives of several subspecies. Continue reading