To care for a marine aquarium is much more difficult than freshwater. The reason for this is that in nature, fish have evolved in relatively constant conditions of environment. Therefore, a change in vital parameters is allowed in a very small range. Beginners rarely have marine aquariums: not just for complex care, but because of the high cost of equipment and their inhabitants.
However, if you really want to have a home to beautiful tropical fish, take a chance and make a saltwater aquarium is definitely worth it. It can be of three types: only with fish, plants and invertebrates, and finally with all together. Easiest way to take care of the first type, since all terms are calculated only for fish. Proper starting of the aquarium can considerably facilitate subsequent maintenance and to get rid of many problems.
Before starting the ground is Packed by size fractions: large pebbles on the filter or the bottom of the aquarium, then a special coating, which is poured fine sand. You can use coral skeletons, natural or artificial; decorative purposes often use a neutral rock. Continue reading
Jellyfish, sea anemones, coral polyps, annelid worms, sea cucumbers, sea urchins, starfish, sponges can “burn” or stabbing of a person in contact with them. The range of consequences — from burning the skin before the heart stops.
The most venomous jellyfish is the sea wasp, lives off the coast of Australia. The venom of this beautiful jellyfish paralyzes the heart muscle, death occurs within 1-3 minutes. It seems to be a normal jellyfish light green in color but very poisonous. Its 60 tentacles, each a little less than 40 cm long, has 5,000 flowing down the stings and venom enough to kill 60 people. Australian fishermen, in whose nets such “fish”, beware to use these networks again – you can easily go to the hospital, so strong poison secreted by jellyfish. Continue reading
The red sea is a unique tropical sea with a variety in size and beauty the representatives of the underwater world. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is the tropical sea closest to Europe. It is not surprising that ports in international tourist resorts of Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh, Port Ghalib, Porto Sokhna visit comfortable yachts from the UK, Malta, France, Germany, Italy and other countries.
Since the late 80-ies in Egypt, thanks to the settlement of territorial issues with Israel, the enactment of new laws in the field of tourism and attract foreign investment, began long-standing plans to build a major international tourist centers in the Red sea: Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh. Many tourists from all over the world, the flow of which is increasing annually, the Red sea attracts not only the purity of its turquoise waters, corals, but its rich unique flora. Continue reading