Freshwater Shrimp

The development of the nano, micro and even pico aquarium systems have spurred an interest in smaller critters that can be housed in the smaller aquarium systems. One of the latest trends is keeping  the freshwater shrimp along with live plants.  There are several species of freshwater shrimp that can be found in the aquarium hobby, though many are not readily available to hobbyists.

Keeping Freshwater Shrimp In Your Aquarium

In April I posted on freshwater fish keepers finding inspiration by trying an aquarium setup that seems simple, but they haven’t tried before. That post was specifically about setting up a Fluval Ebi Shrimp Kit and how nice of a little tank it was to set up for freshwater shrimp. Today I want to write an update to that post now that a few months have passed, and write a bit more about keeping freshwater shrimp as pets.

Visit a Public Aquarium During the Colder Months for a Relaxing Day

Currently there are at least 38 public aquariums located across the United States, and many in other parts of the world as well. These wonderful attractions can be a great place to get ideas for your own home aquarium, provide educational experiences for both children and adults alike, and they can just be downright fun and amazing places to visit.