Fish’s extensive collection of cichlids are one of the most interesting inhabitants of the aquarium. And this is connected not only with their beautiful coloring, but also with a very complex behavior.
Watching a pair of cichlids that build a nest for future spawning. Another thing is that in a fit of parental activity they dug up the soil and rip out all the plants and you will have to equip everything all over again… But I get bored with them you just do not have. Large species can grow up to two feet in length, and live in the aquarium up to 25 years. Small cichlids live less than 3-6 years.
Fish cichlids are complex.
The origin of aquarium cichlids
Because the family is quite numerous and widespread across the globe, aquarium cichlids come from different regions with different habitat conditions. In aquariums contain mostly American and African cichlids. The last occurs, for the most part, from three major African lakes: Victoria, Tanganyika and Malawi. For each of the groups requires special conditions. Continue reading
Pond garden can become not just a highlight of your garden, living as isolated life, it can be the heart of the whole garden composition, around which grow the elements of the landscape, complementing it. It is such and are natural waters, when particular species of plants and animals, and frequently the landscape changes appear as a consequence of the special environment of the pond. To create a garden suitable streams even the most gentle slopes, and any large lawn can be revived by using the water flow and the bounding plant. Where the slope is steep enough, a rapid cascade garden or even real, the majestic waterfall among the rocks could be used to grow a wide variety of plants, including Alpine species that can be planted in dry areas along rocky shores. The fountains add to the garden, noise, movement and sparkling streams. They look great in both natural and ornamental ponds, but more consistent with the style decorative pond. Garden fountains are very diverse – a large bowl with water falling from one Cup to another, or simple trench, producing the soft sound of water flowing in the ballot box. In addition to the many freestanding decorative fountains there are fountains made in natural style, when the water is flowing directly from pebble, milling stones or rocks.
Today, more and more owners of gardens seek to include in the plots planirovochnoj water composition. If this task is included in your intentions, it is important to choose a certain style, and your perception of the reservoir, and other Continue reading
If your site has a pond, you can breed fish. Fish farming in ponds is an interesting and profitable occupation. Almost everyone in my childhood was the aquarium. However, not all have kept this hobby for life. But it’s not terrible. Importantly, the idea of breeding fish in captivity.
The fish habitat is water. This is for anybody not a secret. But few people know exactly what should be the water that the fish stay away. If you were observant, you might notice: a large grassy puddle, and her boys caught a whole bunch of carp. Or another example is a large lake with picturesque shores, and no matter how much I wait with bait – no one bites. What is the reason?
Back to the aquarium. Remember, if the water in the aquarium began to thicken – the fish began to die. Besides, you regularly use the microcompressor, enriching the water with oxygen. Sometimes heated up the reflector, so that your animals did not freeze. Tried time to feed, feed purchased, depending on the species of fish. In a pond all the same. The fish grew and bred, she needs pure water enriched with oxygen. The water temperature must conform to a certain norm. Keep in mind that the fish in the cold is not propagated. Even fish need a good forage base. Continue reading