Saltwater Aquarium Resources
There are many resources available to use when learning the saltwater aquarium hobby. This section is dedicated to showing you some of these saltwater aquarium resources, which I have used and found very helpful. If there is something missing that you would like to add please let me know via the contact form or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Magazines and Books
- Coral Magazine is a great resource and the world’s premier marine aquarium magazine.
- Reef Hobbyist Magazine – Download PDF magazines about reef keeping.
Your New Saltwater Aquarium: A Step By Step Guide To Creating and Keeping A Stunning Saltwater Aquarium
Saltwater aquarium online forums are a great way to connect with other hobbyists and become a part of the online community.
- How to get crystal clear water in aquariums
- How to choose the right size return pump
- How to aquascape a reef tank
- Reef tank dosing – how to add supplements
- How to remove silicates from saltwater aquariums
- How to acclimate saltwater fish
- How to know when your saltwater tank is cycled
There are some great online reef calculators. My favorite is the Reef Hacks aquarium calculator.
Some other great ones include:
- Marine Depot – There are several different calculators under the Reef calculators tab.
- BRS Bulk Reef Supply Aquarium and Reef calculators.
Refer to this chart to see if your fish will be compatible together. I did not make this chart but it’s a great resource, sharing it from liveaquaria.com
There are many online blogs that have some great information about the saltwater hobby. These are a few of my favorites.
If you are looking to order saltwater merchandise online, my recommendation is Marine Depot. They have a huge selection, best brands, great pricing, and customer service. Just click the banner below for Marine Depot.
Of course, Amazon is another great choice and is the world’s largest online marketplace. Amazon has.. well everything. There are always great deals for aquarium items as well.