Using Sand Dune Sand In Fish Tank - Categories:

To Top

Using Sand Dune Sand In Fish Tank

Can I use sand from local sand dunes for my fish tank?

Chris from DHS, CA

Showing: Answers Sort: Relevance
October 13, 20080 found this helpful

I really wouldn't suggest it, it may contain organisms harmful to fish and reptiles. Pet stores carry a wide variety of sand and rock suitable for your fish tank.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Anonymous Flag
October 15, 20080 found this helpful

I wouldn't recommend it either! Besides organic organisms there are also concerns about fresh vs saltwater and environmental pollutants that may be on the sand.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
October 16, 20080 found this helpful

Sand dunes in Maryland are protected places. I would not recommend destroying that protection of your sea shore.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Pets FishOctober 13, 2008
Fish tank on a table.
Protecting Furniture Under a Fish Tank
Fish Buying Tips
Fish Buying Tips
fish in aquarium
Setting Up An Aquarium
Making Sand Clay
Making Sand Clay
Ask a Question
Share a Post
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on October 4, 2016 at 10:02:09 PM on in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!