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UKAPS News and Guidelines

Information about UKAPS and our forum, also contains forum rules.
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Forum Help

Updates on technical alterations and technical questions about the site
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Members Introductions

New place to post introductions, registration information.
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UKAPS Aquascaping Events

Aquascaping Experience

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UKAPS Official Contests

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General Planted Discussions

General Planted Tank Discussions

Use this for general planted tank queries that don't fall into one of the forums below
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Articles / Tutorials

Articles written by UKaps members about all aspects of running a successful planted tank
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Featured Journals

High quality aquascapes and inspirational journals.
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Journals

Warts and all accounts of the development of member's planted tanks
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Planted Tank Gallery

For showing off your planted tank and completed scapes
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Specific Planted Tank Discussions

Aquascaping

Rock/wood/gravel/plant arrangement and composition
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Algae

Identifying algae and how to get rid of it
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Plant Help

All questions related to plants including care, choice and identification
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Aquarium Fert Dosing

All issues to do with fertilising a planted tank, where to source them, what they do and how to use them effectively
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Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

All the essentials about using CO2 and equipment effectively
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Substrates

Choosing a substrate and how to use it to get great plant growth
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Lighting

Questions about light types, levels and the best ways to light a planted tank
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Filters, Filtration and Pumps

Everything about filters and pumps including flow and circulation
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Hardware & DIY

General Hardware questions that don't fit elsewhere and DIY tips, projects and help
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Water Chemistry

Discuss the parameters of your tank and tap water including GH, KH, pH, etc
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Fish

All the information about fish for the planted tank
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Inverts

All your questions about snails, shrimp and any other invertebrate that you find in your tanks
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El Natural & Low Tech

Method of growing great planted tanks using soil substrates and no-CO2
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General Forums

Ponds

All the out-of-doors parts of our hobby
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Wabi-Kusa

Everything Wabi-Kusa related.
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Emersed Growing

Discuss the various other methods of growing aquatic plants.
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Events

Organising get-togethers of members all over the country
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Where to buy ...

Great shops listed here, area by area
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Photography

Share and discuss all aspects of photography here
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Off Topic / Chit-Chat

Anything non-plant related here (but keep it clean please!)
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Fish Keeping Clubs/Societies

Forum dedicated at UK Fishkeeping Clubs and Societies
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Sponsor Forums

Aqua Essentials

See the latest planted tank products etc. and ask questions to Aqua Essentials here
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Aquarium Gardens

Aquarium Gardens specialize online in planted tanks and are proud to offer the highest quality aquarium plants at great prices
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Aquariums4Life

UK made aquariums and cabinets.
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CO2Art

CO2 accessories including CO2 regulators, CO2 solenoid valves, pH controllers and CO2 reactors.
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Tropica

World's leading producer of tropical aquarium plants
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