THE BOOK TO BRING HOME BEFORE YOU BRING HOME A SALTWATER AQUARIUM!This book is a great way to test the waters before you take the plunge. Saltwater aquariums are intriguing, mesmerizing, and relaxing. However, they do require a commitment of time and money. Are you up for the challenge? With this practical, hands-on guide, you'll know what to expect. You'll have information on choosing the aquarium, equipment, and fish; proper setup and maintenance; and more. Information and interactive features include:WORKSHEETS that help you make informed decisionsQUESTIONS to help you determine if your family is ready for a saltwater aquariumCHARTS showing the time and money required for setting up and maintaining a 30-gallon tank or larger unitCHECKLISTS covering how to properly locate the aquarium, supplies needed, and moreAIDS for creating a timetable and a stocking planMAINTENANCE CHARTS to keep you organizedRESOURCES to keep in a notebook with your maintenance logs, fish purchasing records, and moreBring Me Home! Saltwater Aquariums Make a Great Hobby covers feeding fish and invertebrates, common mistakes and how to avoid them, creating a reef habitat, and more. It's a reference you'll rely on again and again if you decide to dive into this rewarding hobby.