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    1. Encourage the growth of the marine aquarium hobby in South Texas

    2. Educate and inform members and the public about care, keeping and propagation of marine invertebrates and fish

    3. Prevent abuse to marine animals in general, and to conserve the marine environment by promoting intelligent, planned reef management systems

    4. Promote higher standards of health and care provided by local commercial outlets

    5. Organize workshops, seminars and discussions related to all aspects of the hobby

    6. Raise and generate funds and create financial resources to meet these goals; and

    7. Coordinate with and support similar societies devoted to like-minded interests.

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    xxmakveli22xx

    Looking for salt

    Thread Starter: xxmakveli22xx

    Where does everyone get their salt from? What kind and approximately how much does it cost?

    Last Post By: REBridges Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 12:39 AM Go to last post
    jcnkt_ellis

    88 gallon L tank

    Thread Starter: jcnkt_ellis

    Just brought her home, waiting on stand and canopy still: The overflow doesn't go all the way down so I can position wave makers in the...

    Last Post By: Zephyr Aquatics Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 11:35 PM Go to last post
    Pennies2Cents

    September Fall Frag Swap Schertz Community Center-September- 7, 2014

    Thread Starter: Pennies2Cents

    MAAST Annual Frag Swap Sunday September 7, 2014 1PM to 4PM Schertz Community Center 1400 Schertz Parkway 78154

    Last Post By: jrsatx20 Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 10:32 PM Go to last post
    ktipp

    DIRECTV vs Dish Network

    Thread Starter: ktipp

    What do you have today? Has anyone had Dish and DIRECTV? Can anyone sell me on Dish over DIRECTV? I currently have DirecTv and its time to...

    Last Post By: gcantu Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 08:41 PM Go to last post
    Scutterborn

    New MAAST art contest

    Thread Starter: Scutterborn

    Howdy everyone! We are looking into doing new club T-shirts with new art! We love the old shirts and still have plenty for sale but, it's time...

    Last Post By: Scutterborn Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 05:52 PM Go to last post
    ktipp

    Soaking food in garlic

    Thread Starter: ktipp

    I'm not having any issues. Just curious what others are doing. Are you soaking food in garlic as preventative? If so, what garlic are you using?...

    Last Post By: rrasco Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 03:12 PM Go to last post
  • Today's Posts:

    350gt

    San antonio aquarium?

    http://www.sanantonioaquarium.net/press-release/

    Just up the road too, no way!

    350gt Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 01:39 AM Go to last post
    350gt

    San antonio aquarium?

    Came across this on FB.

    https://m.facebook.com/sanantonioaquarium

    I remember us talking about why we dont have a aquarium by now a couple years back maybe....

    So anyone have any insight?

    350gt Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 01:37 AM Go to last post
    REBridges

    +1 on sticking to a salt. Mixing different brands...

    +1 on sticking to a salt. Mixing different brands isn't recommended due to different concentrations of additives. I've been using Red Sea Pro for the last 5+ years. About $65 for a large bucket...$25...

    REBridges Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 12:39 AM Go to last post
    Aerosol

    You can get 200 gallons worth of Instant Ocean...

    You can get 200 gallons worth of Instant Ocean for $45 at www.drsfostersmith.com. If you spend $49, you get free economy shipping. That's where I get mine.

    Aerosol Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 12:12 AM Go to last post
    nanoreefer11

    I like Kent pro reef although others have had...

    I like Kent pro reef although others have had success with just about every brand. Salinity is also a very very good brand although any recommendation would depend on your type of tank.

    nanoreefer11 Sat, 23rd Aug 2014, 12:02 AM Go to last post
    ktipp

    Any LFS would do...i buy the 5 gallon bucket of...

    Any LFS would do...i buy the 5 gallon bucket of Brightwell for approx $55. Shipping cost too much online due to the weight.

    If you have already started with a brand it is recommended that you...

    ktipp Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 11:57 PM Go to last post
    Zephyr Aquatics

    George is nothing shy of an artist! I can't wait...

    George is nothing shy of an artist! I can't wait to see the stand he is building fer epicwin!!!!

    Zephyr Aquatics Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 11:35 PM Go to last post
    jrsatx20

    2 frags and me+1

    2 frags and me+1

    jrsatx20 Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 10:32 PM Go to last post
    nanoreefer11

    HOLY CRAP!!!!! That's insane

    HOLY CRAP!!!!! That's insane

    nanoreefer11 Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 10:23 PM Go to last post
    xxmakveli22xx

    Looking for salt

    Where does everyone get their salt from? What kind and approximately how much does it cost?

    xxmakveli22xx Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 10:01 PM Go to last post
    jcnkt_ellis

    A little updating, the custom stand was delivered...

    A little updating, the custom stand was delivered and I love this thing. I'm realizing now, though, that the shape and location will make everything difficult to get to once water is in. I'm gonna...

    jcnkt_ellis Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 09:46 PM Go to last post
    gcantu

    I'm not sure if they give us a check or just...

    I'm not sure if they give us a check or just discount on our bill. If they do give a check then put me as a reference and I'll split it with those that do it.

    gcantu Fri, 22nd Aug 2014, 08:41 PM Go to last post
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