Biotope Aquarium

How to Create Your Own Biotope Aquarium

Every aquarist’s goal is to provide their fish with the perfect conditions in which to thrive and create a beautiful aquarium that’s pleasing to the viewer. In recent years, the trend has moved toward creating biotope aquariums.So, what is a biotope aquarium, and how do you create one? What is a Biotope Aquarium? All fish […]

Jaaps Green Aquarium

Jaap’s Green Aquarium

Jaap’s Green Aquarium is Jaap’s third Aquascape and is now running from November 3, 2019. The aquarium exudes peace and atmosphere.

beginners aquarium

Aquarium maintenance tips for beginners

Read this article before starting your aquarium. You will need to do some regular maintenance to keep your fish and plants healthy!

Pygocentrus nattereri

General information about Piranha’s

Piranhas are often depicted as bloodthirsty monsters. In this article we provide general information. That bloodthirst is more fabulous than fact!

ADA and ViV scissors in their packaging

Review Aquascaper scissors by Amano and ViV

Aquascaping is hot and naturally that also includes the tools used. Therefore a review of the ADA Pro Scissors Spring and ViV Spring Scissors Curve.

Breeding Thorichthys aureus

Breeding Thorichthys aureus

Mike describes keeping and breeding Thorichthys aureus and why they are one of his favourite fish.

Breeding Haplochromis nubilus

Breeding Haplochromis nubilus

Breeding Haplochromis nubilus proved to be a real challenge. The male sent the female to the hospital tank more than once…but we succeeded!

Fishermen on Lake Nawampasa

Cichlid Conservation in Uganda

The Lake Victoria Species Survival Plan represents an organized effort by North American zoos and public aquariums to conserve as much of the diversity of the endemic cichlids therein as possible.