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  • Cryptocaryon irritans (Marine Ich)

    Ich

    Marine ich plagues many saltwater hobbyists with great frustration.  This is the most known and frequently visited parasite within our home aquariums.  More than likely if you do not use a secure quarantine procedure for your fish, before entering the display tank, you will have some form of marine ich.  The actual culprit can only […]

  • Secrets Behind Carbon

    Activated Carbon

    Many customers inquire about the secret to maintaining pristine water parameters, hoping to get a single answer to the puzzle. However, the answer contains many facets of information. One part includes the use of activated carbon in the aquarium (whether it be in a filter sock, in a pad or even poured straight in as […]

  • Nitrogen Cycle

    browndiatoms

    Why is it important? The most important factor, when setting up a new freshwater/saltwater tank, is learning about what a “cycle” is.  This process (over the course of weeks to months) turns your aquarium into a mature tank that can handle the bio-load (fish waste, algae, microorganisms, detritus, etc.) that you choose to keep.  The […]

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Facebook IconDecember 25, 2014 at 8:06 AM

Merry Christmas from the Aquarium Depot Crew! Hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday! We will be closed today (12/25) and resume regular business tomorrow (12/26).

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Facebook IconDecember 24, 2014 at 3:33 PM

New Neptune Systems DOS Multi-Purpose Dosing System & Fluid Metering System in stock!

On sale for $349.99!!!

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Facebook IconDecember 24, 2014 at 8:25 AM

We will be open today (12/24/14) from 11:00AM - 5:00PM on Christmas Eve!

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Facebook IconDecember 23, 2014 at 5:59 PM

Crystal Red Shrimp back in stock! On sale for $7.99 :)

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Facebook IconDecember 23, 2014 at 7:45 AM

Not sure what to get your fish lover? No problem! We have Gift Certificates :)

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Facebook IconDecember 22, 2014 at 1:54 PM

Check out this luscious aquaculted GSP (Green Star Polyp) that our customer grows out of their reef! We have huge rocks that are covered with it that are for sale!

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Facebook IconDecember 22, 2014 at 8:03 AM

** Christmas Week Holiday Hours (12/22 - 12/28) **

* Monday (12/22): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
* Tuesday (12/23): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
* Wednesday (12/24): 11:00AM - 5:00PM
* Thursday (12/25): CLOSED
* Friday (12/26): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
* Saturday (12/27): 11:00AM - 7:00PM
* Sunday (12/28): 11:00AM - 6:00PM

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Facebook IconDecember 21, 2014 at 9:09 PM

Can't say we aren't flattered!

Thank you for sharing Brett :)

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Needed: Ride From San Jose, CA to Citrus Heights, CA to Get Fish

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Needed: Ride From San Jose, CA to Citrus Heights, CA to Get Saltwater Fish Since I Don't Drive and Want to Go to Aquarium Depot in Citrus Heights, California to Get Some Saltwater Fish to Add to My...

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Facebook IconDecember 21, 2014 at 10:52 AM

Last day to take advantage of our Weekend Sale (12/21)

Check out the Sale below!

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Facebook IconDecember 20, 2014 at 12:15 PM

Fully stocked on New Life Spectrum Fish Food!

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Facebook IconDecember 20, 2014 at 8:45 AM

** BIG Blowout Weekend Sale (12/19 - 12/21) **

** SALTWATER **
* Tank Raised Sebae Clown: $7.99
* Mandarin Goby: $9.99
* Pink Hard Tube CoCo Worm: $13.99
* Maxi Mini Carpet Anemone: $13.99
* Banner Fish: $17.99
* 2 Bar Soap Fish: $21.99
* Large Purple Long Tube Anemone: $21.99
* Large Fox Face: $21.99
* Blue Spotted Stingray: $59.99
* Bodianus Hogfish: $299.99

** Fresh Shipment of Fiji Live Rock & Generation 4.0 Real Reef Live Rock **

** SALT SPECIAL**
* Seachem Reef Salt Bucket (160 Gallon Mix): $37.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (120 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Instant Ocean Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Reef Crystals Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $47.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (225 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Coral Pro Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $64.99

* 10lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Active Live Sand: $11.99 per bag
* 20lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Activ Live Sand: $18.99 per bag
* Premium Fiji Cured Live Rock: $2.99 per lb
* Tongan Branch Cured Live Rock: $5.99 per lb
* Real Reef Live Rock: $5.99 per lb

** FRESHWATER **
* Black Convict Cichlid: $0.99
* Lyretail Sphenops Molly: $1.99
* Small Buttikoferi Cichlid: $1.99
* Mellon Sword: $1.99 each or Buy 3 Get 1 FREE
* Large Rosy Barb: $1.99
* Small Peacock Cichlid: $2.99
* Assorted Rainbow Fish (Bosemani, Red Irian, Red Maccullochi): $4.99
* Jumbo Peacock Cichlid: $5.99
* Large Mbuna African Cichlid: $5.99
* Dwarf Mexican Lobster (CPO): $7.99

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Facebook IconDecember 19, 2014 at 4:12 PM

Custom Ordered Hamilton Technology Aruba Sun V Series T5 High Output Flourescent RetroFit Ultimate Lighting!

Customer ordered a case for his very large reef aquarium :)

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Facebook IconDecember 18, 2014 at 1:04 PM

Brand New Current Satelite + Pro Aquarium LED Light Fixture!

Full spectrum LED fixture with 24-hour timer control. Available in 18", 24", 36", & 48"

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Facebook IconDecember 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM

More Shipments!

** FRESHWATER **
* Tadpole
* White Calico Red Tail Platy
* Neon Yellow Calico Platy
* Marigold Wag Platy
* Fiddler Crab
* Red Mini Crab
* Pangasius Catfish
* Koi Angel Fish
* Melanistus Cory Cat
* Geophagus Surinamensis
* Black Striped Pike Cichlid
* Pea Puffer
* Needlenose Gar
* Thai Tongue Flounder
* Mono Argenteus
* Dragon Goby
* Assassin Snail
* Lamp. Leleip "Orange"
* Julido Transcriptus
* Asian Freshwater Gold Mussel
* Striped Raphael Catfish
* Potted Dwarf Hairgrass
* Potted Micro Sword

** SALTWATER **
* Emperor Angel
* Purple Squareback Pink Anthias
* Snowflake Eel
* Fire Fish
* Angler
* Sailfin Tang
* Chaeto Macro Algae
* Copperband Butterfly
* BiColor Angel
* Engineer Goby
* Orange Spotted Diamond Goby
* Red Spotted Hawkfish
* Cinnamon Clown
* Strawberry Dottyback
* Yellow Gold Pseudochromis
* Banana Wrasse
* Cherry Grouper
* Mandarin Goby

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Facebook IconDecember 17, 2014 at 11:26 AM

New Freshwater Arrivals!

* XXL Fancy Oranda Goldfish
* XL Fancy Oranda Goldfish
* Red Belly Newts
* Mexican Dwarf Orange Lobster (CPO)
* Singapore Flower Shrimp
* Medium Trinidad Plecostomus
* Buttikoferi Cichlid
* Tiger Oscar Cichlid
* O.B. Peacock African Cichlid
* Shubunkin Goldfish
* Male Fancy Betta

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Facebook IconDecember 16, 2014 at 12:21 PM

New Coralife LED AquaLight in 24", 30", 36", & 48" as well as Tri-Lamp LEDs in stock!

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Facebook IconDecember 16, 2014 at 11:05 AM

New Arrivals & Blowout Weekday Specials (12/15 - 12/18)

** BLOWOUT WEEKDAY SPECIAL **
* Freshwater Dwarf African Frog: $0.99
* Freshwater Hybrid Cuckoo Catfish: $4.99
* Freshwater Clown Pleco (L103): $4.99
* Freshwater 2" Demasoni African Cichlid: $6.99
* Saltwater Green Spotted Puffer: $1.99
* Saltwater Emerald Crab: $2.99
* Saltwater Barred Goby: $9.99
* Salwater Purple Tang: $99.99

** FRESHWATER **
* White Cloud Minnow
* Snowflake Moray Eel
* (7" - 8") Silver Arowana
* Electric Blue Lobster
* Roseline Shark (Tank Raised)
* Angel Fish
* Hybrid Zebra Cuckoo Catfish
* Rummynose Tetra
* Tiger Barb
* Red Tail Shark
* Long Fin Rosy Barb
* Clown Loach
* German Blue Ram
* Gold Gourami
* Spotted Sailfin Pleco
* Trinidad Pleco
* Harlequin Rasbora
* Baby Mbuna African Cihlid
* Medium Mbuna African Cichlid
* Fancy Peacock African Cichlid
* Damasoni African Cichlid
* Red Tail Catfish
* Kenyi African Cichlid
* Techno Glass Fish
* Green Spotted Puffer
* Bala Shark
* Zebra Long Fin Danio
* Sphenops Lyretail Molly
* Cardinal Tetra (Tank Raised)
* Clown Striped Pleco (L103)
* Fancy Betta Fish

** SALTWATER **
* Assorted Coral Colony
* Mexican Turbo Snail
* Margarita Snail
* Red Leg Hermit Crab
* Peppermint Shrimp
* Green Emerald Crab
* Feather Duster
* Orange Long Tube Anemone
* Long Tube Anemone
* Cleaner Shrimp
* Fire Shrimp
* Tiger Nassarius Snail

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Facebook IconDecember 15, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Reef Octopus Controllable DC Water Pump now in stock!

RO-DC-3500: $234.99
RO-DC-5500: $269.99

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Facebook IconDecember 12, 2014 at 7:11 AM

** WEEKEND SALE & BLOWOUT SPECIALS (12/12 - 12/14) **

We have Gift Certificates available!

** BLOWOUT SPECIALS **
* Saltwater Green Chromis: $1.99
* Saltwater Fighting Conch: $3.99
* Saltwater Copperband Butterfly: $16.99
* Freshwater Male Fancy Guppy: $0.99
* Freshwater Jumbo Oscar Cichlid: $14.99

** SALTWATER **
* XL Green Chromis: $4.99
* XL Scooter Blenny: $9.99
* 6-Line Wrasse: $13.99
* Arc Eye Hawkfish: $14.99
* Royal Gramma: $16.99
* Lubbock's Fairy Wrasse: $17.99
* Chalk Basslet: $19.99
* Sea Lilly: $23.99
* Flounder: $23.99
* Green Bubble Tip Anemone: $29.99
* Koran Angel: $34.99
* Atlantic Blue Tang: $34.99
* Emperor Angel: $43.99
* Adult Formosa Coris Wrasse: $49.99
* Purple Tang: $99.99

** SALT SPECIAL**
* Seachem Reef Salt Bucket (160 Gallon Mix): $37.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (120 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Instant Ocean Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $39.99
* Reef Crystals Salt Box (200 Gallon Mix): $47.99
* Aqua Vitro Salinity (225 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $59.99
* Red Sea Coral Pro Salt (175 Gallon Mix): $64.99

* 10lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Active Live Sand: $11.99 per bag
* 20lb Nature's Ocean Bio-Activ Live Sand: $18.99 per bag
* Premium Fiji Cured Live Rock: $2.99 per lb
* Tongan Branch Cured Live Rock: $5.99 per lb
* Real Reef Live Rock: $5.99 per lb

** FRESHWATER **
* Rosy Tetra: $1.99
* Mystery Snail: $1.99
* Cory Cat: $2.99
* Giant Danio: $2.99
* Pearl Gourami: $3.99
* Shadowfin Shark Cat: $4.99
* Red Tail Botia: $4.99
* Medium Angel Fish: $5.99
* Bosemani Rainbow: $5.99
* Red Iranian Rainbow: $5.99
* Black Moor Goldfish: $6.99
* Medium Clown Knife: $7.99
* Fancy Peacock African Cichlid: $8.99
* Royal Pleco: $39.99
* Gold Nugget Pleco: $49.99

We have Gift Certificates available!

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Facebook IconDecember 11, 2014 at 4:45 PM

Brand New A160WE Controllable LED Aquarium Light - Tuna Blue has just arrived!

Only $249.00!

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Facebook IconDecember 11, 2014 at 10:53 AM

Real Reef Gen 4.0 Rock has arrived and it's niiiiiicccceee!

Currently only $5.99 per pound :)

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Facebook IconDecember 11, 2014 at 9:58 AM

DEPOT Sweatshirts are here! Perfect timing during this cold storm. On sale for only $19.99!

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