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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

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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Horizon Aquatics

We are an aquascpae specialist store in the North East of England. The main goal in our store is to make everyone feel as welcome and at home as possible and make sure they leave feeling they had a great experience. We stock brands we use ourselves or have done in the past as we like to sell products we really do believe in.
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Scaped Nature

Aquascaping, high-tech terrariums, bottle gardens, wabi-kusa, kokedama, moss arts, bonsai, workshops and more. In-store and online.
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Tropica

World's leading producer of tropical aquarium plants
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Donate

The UK Aquatic Plant Society is run entirely by volunteers who give their time freely. However we would like to raise funds to pay for hosting costs and new forum addons/features. If you would like to help make this happen please make a donation by clicking the PayPal donate button below.

Thanks for your continued support
UKAPS Team

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