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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Troubled Waters with Bob Snowden of the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium


Bob Snowden of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium talks about one of the facility’s newer exhibits, Troubled Waters, an 1,800 gallon display of what a healthy Caribbean reef system should look like. The purpose of the exhibit is to educate visit


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 2010-11-15  30m
 
 

Coral Farming 101


Todd Melman, of Reef Systems Coral Farms, gives viewers a brief overview of the pros and cons of having a coral farm from a business point of view. He also offers a special deal to American Reef viewers. As always, just send any questions to AmericanReef


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 2010-10-15  16m
 
 

Sea Turtle Conservation with Josie Romasco of the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium


Of the seven species of sea turtles in the world, six are endangered and one is threatened. Josie Romasco, founder of the Sea Turtle Second Chance conservation program at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium, describes how an inland facility can help take


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 2010-09-15  31m
 
 

Tank Tour with Dr. Sanjay Joshi of the 500 Gallon Penn State Reef Tank - Part Two


American Reef meets with Dr. Sanjay Joshi at Penn State University, and examines the awesome 500-gallon reef tank on display in the Student Union. Sanjay provides details relating to the design, set-up, and maintenance of this tank, offering the home aqua


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 2010-07-16  24m
 
 

Tank Tour with Dr. Sanjay Joshi of the 500 Gallon Penn State Reef Tank - Part One


American Reef meets with Dr. Sanjay Joshi at Penn State University, and examines the awesome 500-gallon reef tank on display in the Student Union. Sanjay provides details relating to the design, set-up, and maintenance of this tank, offering the home aqua


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 2010-06-16  26m
 
 

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