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Old 08/05/2015, 08:38 PM   #1480
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Originally Posted by EvMiBo View Post
Agree with Karimwassef here. A 'good' skimmer alone will do virtually nothing against a dino monoculture. A 'good' skimmer run with UV will work if the UV is run at low flow.

If you're unwilling to do slow flow UV, you need to balance your microfauna (it's either one or the other). I'm convinced that phyto and pods will cure dino outbreaks. I'm in the process of getting cultures going though.
You can do both. I enhanced my fauna and ran UV.

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