Great Resources

Great Marine Aquarium Resources!

If you have a suggestion for a marine aquarium hobby or supply website that you would like to see listed here, please email the request to webmaster@rasoc.org All decisions to post sites are at the sole discretion of the club officers and listed websites are subject to removal at any time. Most are non-commercial oriented sites, with a few specific exceptions granted on a case by case basis.

Acronyms

Coral and Fish Identification

Calculators

Do-It-Yourself

Industry Experts

Public Aquariums

Miscellaneous

 

Acronyms:

Reef acronym Finder
– Help with hobby related acronyms like GAC and WQ.

General acronym Finder
– FWIW, if you are new to forums and don’t get the “lingo”…

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Coral and Fish ID:

Coral ID Comprehensive – AIMS
– Photos, origin, scientific names

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Calculators:

Reef Chemistry Calculator
– Ca, Alk, Mg, affects of additive brands etc.

System Volume Calculator
– not just rectangles! odd shapes and other goodies

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DIY Info and Supply Sites:

Marc Levinson “melev”
– lots of sump info as well as other topics

Aquatic Eco-Systems
– supplier of many hard to find plumbing parts-will often match prices

e-PipeConnection
– supplier of many hard to find plumbing parts

Ocean Motions
– manufacturer of small to large wave making devices

Savko
– supplier of many hard to find plumbing parts

Scientific Instrument Services, Inc.
– polishing micro-mesh for acrylic tanks

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Industry “Experts”

MH bulb and ballast tests by Sanjay Joshi
– our Oct. 2005 key speaker!

Bob Fenner
– wetwebmedia – common sense advice

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Public Aquariums:

NC Aquariums
– Roanoke Island, Pine Knoll Shores, Fort Fisher

Georgia Aquarium
– Located in Atlanta

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Miscellaneous Resources:

Our Club Library!
– benefit for paid club members

Charlotte/Mecklenburg Public Water Quality Reports

CAAS
– Charlotte Fresh Water Aquarium Hobby Club