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Introduction

Hi all, I am new to this site, but not new to keeping fish tanks. I've had this 55 Gallon tank for years, and have lost many fish due to negligence, laziness, and lack of knowledge. Hopefully , I can learn from you pros out there. So any tips, and help will be greatly appreciated.
~ Cami

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Measurements

80
Temperature
8.2
pH
Ammonia
Nitrite
5
Nitrate
150
GH
180
Alkalinity

Inhabitants

7 Fish

Cichlid Cichlid
Red Fin Plecostomus Hypostomus Laplatae Pleco
Suckermouth Catfish Hypostomus Plecostomus
4 serpae tetras Hyphessobrycon eques

Equipment

Additive
CO2 BOOSTER®
Food
Omega One Super Color Tropical Fish Flakes
Filter
Heater
Lighting
LED Strip light
Pump
Aqua Culture
Other
Plants

On average you perform a 18.2% water change every 7 days.

0% total water change in August.

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Tested water levels, PH holding steady.
Did 50% water change to add dirt and gravel to corner of tank for Amazon sword. What a freaking mess!
Tested water levels PH creeping up again
Retested water levels one hour after PH correct tabs and now have normal PH levels.
Tested water levels, PH is hi added Jungle Correct PH tablets 4x
[http://www.junglelabs.com/Products/Aquarium/Maintenance/Correct-pH.aspx]
Tested water levels, Nitrates still a bit hi so I did 25% water change. Added Seachem Prime and Stability
Tested water levels, Nitrate a tad bit hi

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