Americanreef - Keeping Saltwater and Coral Reef Aquariums by Learning from Advanced Aquarists

This podcast is dedicated to helping an aquarists keep a successful saltwater and coral reef aquarium. We do it by talking to saltwater professionals and seeing how they do it.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 28m. Bisher sind 211 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche
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A Personal Tour of the PPG Aquarium at the Pittsburgh Zoo with Aquarist Bob Snowden


Bob Snowden of the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium takes AmericanReef.com on a virtual tour of the facility. While walking through the various exhibits, Bob gives the home hobbyist advice on good and bad picks for the home tank. Watch the tour and see eve


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 2010-05-16  33m
 
 

Fresh Water Rays - Leopoldi and Pearl


AmericanReef.com returns to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium to meet with keeper, Rich Terrell, and to observe some freshwater Leopoldi and Pearl Rays from Brazil. Rich discusses ray nutrition and habits, demonstrates target feeding, and addresses conc


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 2010-03-15  27m
 
 

The Harlequin Shrimp


Eliminate nuisance starfish utilizing the natural appetites of the Harlequin Shrimp. Join Gary and Russ of AmericanReef.com as they shine the spotlight on these unique aquatic critters.


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 2010-02-15  12m
 
 

Controlling Aiptasia Naturally


This month, Russ Kikel and Gary Lindner (of AmericanReef.com’s ReefTutor weekly video podcast) demonstrate a simple way to naturally control Aiptasia. Watch as we eliminate these nuisance critters from a piece of live rock in minutes.


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 2010-01-15  17m
 
 

SECORE (SExual COral REproduction) - Part II


SECORE (Sexual Coral Reproduction), the international group dedicated to reef restoration and conservation research, has had amazing success recently in both rearing captive Acropora palmata, and out-planting these endangered corals on dead colonies, from


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 2009-12-16  24m
 
 

SECORE (SExual COral REproduction) - Part I


SECORE (Sexual Coral Reproduction), the international group dedicated to reef restoration and conservation research, has had amazing success recently in both rearing captive Acropora palmata, and out-planting these endangered corals on dead colonies, from


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 2009-11-16  17m
 
 

Coral Reproduction Part II - Sexual vs Asexual


In Part Two, American Reef concludes our discussion of coral reproduction and captive propagation. We also talk about the conservation activities of SECORE (SExual COral REproduction). This international organization hopes to tackle reef conservation issu


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 2009-09-16  16m
 
 

Coral Reproduction Part I - Sexual vs Asexual


In the first of a multi-part series, AmericanReef.com goes behind the scenes at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium’s coral propagation facility. We see how zoos and other facilities can responsibly populate their reef exhibits without stressing wi


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 2009-08-15  8m
 
 

Keeping Healthy Happy Sharks with Behavioral Management


AmericanReef.com goes behind the scenes at the 100,000 gallon mixed-species shark tank at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium. Bob Snowden, keeper, discusses the habits of the various sharks in the exhibit and demonstrates how behavioral management, with


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 2009-07-15  15m
 
 

Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium - 1500 Gallon Reef Display - Part 1


Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at AmericanReef.com bring you a two-part video tour of Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium’s 1,500 gallon Indo-Pacific Reef tank. Part 1 presents the tank from the visitor’s viewpoint with identification of the vari


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 2009-06-08  11m