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What type of fish is in the middle of CaptiveReefs (top left corner of page...hint it is the main character in Finding Nemo) )

sand or crush coral


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    Default sand or crush coral

    which is better sand or crush coral

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    I prefer sand. It doesn't tend to get as permeated with detritus to having smaller spaces between particles than crushed coral. With sand, detritus stays near the surface were you can vacuum it or clean up crew can get to it.

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    Crushed coral can make life difficult for burrowing livestock as well.

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    Sand would be the direction to go.

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