A highly practical guide to setting up a tropical aquarium, packed with easy pictorial stages…. helping you create a magnificent freshwater world in your home!
At the core of this book is an extended photographic storyboard that follows the stages of creating a tropical freshwater aquarium. From day one to week twelve and beyond, this real-time practical sequence provides a unique insight into the successes and setbacks of turning an empty glass box into a thriving underwater world. At logical points along the timeline of practical progress, profile sections feature selections of aquarium plants and fish. The emphasis is on explaining the natural cycles involved and stressing that successful fishkeeping demands care, compassion, creativity and technical expertise. The ideal hobby, in fact.