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Picking Species

Getting Started with Livebearers 31 May 2015
Hi all! I'm new to keeping wild-type livebearer's and wanted some advice on which species to work with. The setup they would be in is a 56-gallon column tank with rock that is eventually going to be planted (not sure how yet, but once I figure out at least one species, I'll begin with biotope-lik...
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Introduce Yourself 30 May 2015
Hi, my name is Maddie. I live in Louisiana and adore tiny fish, unusual fish, and rare fish. I work with two small animal rescues. I love my rats, my rabbit, and my tanks. I'm converting my 56g SW to FW to house one or more endangered species, and since livebearers are the easiest of the bunch......
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Thanks to all those who have contributed

General Discussion 13 May 2015
In the 40+ years of the ALA, many have contributed their time, talents, and efforts as volunteers: on the BOD, on Committee's, at Conventions, as Editors, Writers. Some of have come, some of have gone, and many have have worked for many years.   Thanks to all who have contributed to the succ...
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Tank environments

General Discussion 11 May 2015
Do you keep your fish in: Bare tanks Graveled tanks Planted tanks Floating plants Plastic plants   Why, and what has done best for you with various species
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General Discussion 11 May 2015
Largesse=generosity in bestowing money or gifts upon others. Just wanted to take the opportunity to thank a number of people who, over the years, have shown me their largesse within the livebearer community: James K. Langhammer Vern Parish Pat Hartman Dominic Isla Earl Blewett Joel Healy   I...
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