FISHKEEPING 101

Though sometimes only delved into with more expensive or hard-to-keep fish, developing and maintaining an aquatic environment for any animal is a science whose basic components should be understood for the health of the animal in the environment.

 

Water is a very different medium than air for a creature to live in and interact with, and this section serves as an introduction for the novice fishkeeper, with an emphasis on methods and parameters that are suitable for bettas.

 

To learn more about fishkeeping in general, please visit the pages listed below, which are also available in the sub-menu at the left:

 

AQUARIUM vs. NATURE

A RULE TO LIVE BY

WATER CHEMISTRY

FILTRATION

THE NITROGEN CYCLE

CYCLING A TANK