HI there from Upstate New York

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  1. Judy Carley

    Judy Carley Member

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    I have just started a tank again after losing mine years ago when I was out of commission/near-deadly car accident. I had 3 saltwater tanks, but one that needed everyday care, seahorses. Heart was broken but now I decided life is incomplete without a tank.

    As much as I like to think I know, I have forgotten twice that.

    I stopped by to see if I could identify something growing in my tank, but signed up so I could answer about bristleworms: I hate them. Now I need to go post a picture in the hitchhiker/ID section, hoping you guys can tell me what it is.
     
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  2. GoVols

    GoVols "VFL" R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader MTRCMember R2R Excellence Award Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018 Article Contributor Build Thread Contributor

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    Judy,
    Sorry about your accident.

    Welcome to Reef 2 Reef :)

    Freddie
     
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    Crabs Mcjones Moderator With Training Wheels Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018 Article Contributor Build Thread Contributor

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    Welcome to R2R!! welcome12_af875eaa887ed91c39e4c81c7d4fd966-0ed06ab93ea565647147c6beddbca4eb.gif giphy.gif
     
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    dbl It Takes Less Energy to be Nice Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader R2R Excellence Award Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018 Article Contributor Build Thread Contributor

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    Welcome to R2R and back to the hobby.
     
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    kschweer Zoas!!! Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Reef Squad Leader R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2018 NJRC Member

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    Welcome. Where in ny? I'm located in albany if you need anything this is a great site.
     
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    Welcome to R2R!!!
     
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    welcome, im also around the albany, ny area.
     
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    Welcome back from upstate as well!!
     
  11. Kentech5

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    Welcome. From Upstate NY here as well.
     
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    Upstate as well here, depending on who you ask I suppose, South of Buffalo for me. Welcome to the forum! Good luck getting back into it :)
     
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    Welcome! If you don't want any unwanted worms. Just start with dry rock and seed them with those bottle pods. It's safe and you won't get any of those bristle worm. I did that with mine and I'm not scared to pick up any if my rocks and get prick!
     
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    sponge Member Hudson Valley Reef Keepers

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    Glad to see your renewed interest with the hobby . I've made a worm traps using a plastic water bottle , a few straws ;and some food. Worm climbs in,and can't get out .
     
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    Welcome to R2R, we’re happy your here:)
     
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