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turtle with no eyes / algae


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Posted by dsgnGrl on April 23, 2003 at 08:00:51:

In Reply to: turtle with no eyes / algae posted by peeloutyourface on April 22, 2003 at 21:22:02:

Algae isn't dangerous to turtles, it can actually be beneficial since it helps remove the nitrates in the water. It doesn't look too good, but you can usually remove a lot with a toothbrush. I usually just leave it alone as long as it doesn't get out of hand. I have ghost shrimp and algae eating snails and fish that the turtles usually ignore and they usually help keep it from being too visible.


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