Aquascaping is one of the dark arts of fishkeeping. Very few books talk about the subject at all, and what information is published is based around the ‘Nature Aquarium’ theme popularised by Japanese aquarist Takashi Amano. While his approach can work incredibly well,
One of the most enjoyable times for the new hobbyist is watching the flurry of activity in the aquarium after that pinch or two of fish food hits the surface. Sometimes we’re tempted to repeat the show 2-3 times a day, which is fine if your fish consume all the food within a couple minutes.