Terrible Advice Tuesdays: The only effective media for a saltwater tank is bioballs. Live rock won’t grow nitrifying bacteria
The rest of the story: I almost spit sweet tea all over my computer monitor (again) I read this one. Properly selected live rock – i.e. rock that is very porous for starters – will work great as a biofilter media. The same fact holds true for dry rock. If it is porous, then that’s a great starting point for rock for your tank.
If someone tells you live rock or dry rock won’t work for your tank, RUN AWAY…quickly!Browse the Store! Questions?