The fun and easy guide to creating and maintaining a beautiful aquarium.Setting up your first aquarium can be a daunting task. Not only do you need to choose the right fish, but you also have to maintain the right environment for them to flourish. This friendly guide answers all your fishy questions--and makes it easy to get into the swing of things.Discover how to:Choose the right aquarium for you.Select the best fish.Create and maintain a healthy aquarium.Locate good deals on equipment.Design a dazzling underwater environment.The Dummies WayExplanations in plain English."Get in, get out" information.Icons and other navigational aids.Tear-out cheat sheet.Top ten lists.A dash of humor and fun.
Paperback, 328 pages, copyright 1999.About the AuthorsMaddy Hargrove is a contributing writer and columnist for Marine Fish Monthly and Tropical Fish Hobbyist. She is currently working on a master's degree in marine biology.Mic Hargrove is a contributing writer for several tropical fish magazines. He is an expert advisor in the areas of aquarium equipment and water chemistry.