Terry D. Bartelme

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Marine Fish Acclimation Procedures: Part 1

Marine Fish Acclimation Procedures: Part 1

When I set up my first saltwater aquarium, in 1973, the hobby was still in its infancy. Over the years, we have seen many changes and improvements in the way that we care for aquarium inhabitants. We know more about water chemistry, filtration methods have improved and we have learned more about the specific needs of various species.…

Stress in Fish – Part I

Stress in fish is an immensely complex subject. There is a great deal of mystery surrounding the subject of stress in fish and for many their concept of stress is vague. Most of what we know about stress in fish comes from research targeted to commercial fisheries.…