Proposed Table of Contents for my Saltwater Aquarium Book

I’m not sure if you know this, or not, but I have been writing a How-to guide for the saltwater aquarium hobby for the last two years. I am embarrassed that it took so long for me to write—but I think the book is much better as a result. Somewhere along the line, I stopped writing the book because I …

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Practical Coral Farming: Book Review

A quick thanks to Miguel Tolosa for sending me a copy of Practical Coral Farming, Second Edition, with a forward by Marc Levenson. This quick read covers the basics for those of you who might be interested in setting up your own coral farming operation as a business. As the title suggests, this 140 page book is a practical guide, covering …

Book Review: The New Marine Aquarium

Book Review: The New Marine Aquarium: Step-By-Step Setup & Stocking Guide by Michael S. Paletta   This book, originally published in 1998, has some relevant information for the beginning saltwater aquarium hobbyist. I would consider this book to be a beginner’s book—at 144 pages in length, the content is easily laid out and easy to absorb. Michael Paletta covers the …

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5 Saltwater Aquarium Books Every Hobbyist Should Read

Welcome to Saltwater Aquarium Blog. This is my very first blog post. In fact, when I started, the post was titled, “Hello World”. Before I start sharing some of what I’ve learned in my time as a hobbyist, I thought I would start by sharing with you the books that helped shape my knowledge and aquariums over the years. Here …