If you are in the aquarium hobby for any length of time you will probably have to deal with cloudy aquarium water. Usually you will be looking in the aquarium and note that the water is a bit cloudy (either white or green) and over the next day or two it gets worse. This is usually an indication of a problem with your aquarium maintenance. If left untreated, it can result in an unsightly aquarium or dead or dying fish.
If left for an extended period of time, it can result in the loss of all your fish.
This is definitely a situation to be avoided or at rectified as soon as possible.
So what do you do? How do you clear cloudy aquarium water?
Here are the steps you need to take: (more…)