Day 3- Feb 25, 2013

Checked levels at 8:45 PM.

SW Gravity- 1.023

Nitrate- 0 (safe)

Nitrite- .5 (caution)

pH- 7.8 (acceptable)

Alkalinity- 300 (ideal)

Everything seems good, nitrite levels have began increasing.

— Also began a 5 gal. Freshwater tank in the bedroom. I decided to keep it’s info here too.—

Day 1 Feb 24, 2013

Started tank late last night.

Nitrate- 0

Nitrite- 0

Hardness- 300 ( very hard)

Alkalinity- 300

pH- 7.2

Day 2 Feb 25,2013

Nitrate- 0

Nitrite-0

Hardness- 150

Alkalinity- 180

pH-7.8

– added plants day 2 to try to start the cycle.

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~ by Steves' Corner on February 26, 2013.

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