The fine art of aquascaping

Show simple item record Sanaye, S.V. Tibile, R.M. 2009-11-10T11:28:37Z 2009-11-10T11:28:37Z 2009
dc.identifier.citation Fishing Chimes, vol.29(7); 44-47
dc.description.abstract The ornamental fish trade plays a significant role in the economics of developed as well as developing countries not only as a foreign exchange earner but also as a source of employment. Global trade in ornamental fish including plants and accessories is estimated at about US $22 billion (Rs. 1.08 trillion). Presently aquatic ornamental plants become major part of ornamental fish aquaria. Aquascaping is an art of arranging aquatic plants, as well as rocks, stones, cave work or driftwood and with or without fishes in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. In the closed system of an aquarium tank many factors that must be need to balanced for ensure the success of an aquascape. This article provides useful information on the different styles of aquascaping and aquascaping planning. Selection of plants, accessories, fishes and maintenance is described.
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Dixitulu, J.V.H.
dc.rights Copyright [2009]. All efforts have been made to respect the copyright to the best of our knowledge. Inadvertent omissions, if brought to our notice, stand for correction and withdrawal of document from this repository.
dc.subject aquascaping
dc.subject ornamental fish
dc.title The fine art of aquascaping
dc.type Journal Article

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