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Aquarium Maintenance

I have put together a few “how to” videos to help with your tank maintenance! They are short, simple, and to the point. As always, if you have any further questions, feel free to come and ask!

  • How to feed with frozen shrimp
  • How to feed with brine shrimp cubes
  • How to clean aquarium glass
  • How to change blue carbon filter
  • How to change powerhead filter
  • How to check intake pump motor
  • How to check salinity with a refractometer
  • How to check salinity with a hydrometer
  • How to check water quality parameters
  • How to clean your gravel


Wilmington Campus
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

North Campus
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Burgaw Center
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 7:30am to 5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am to 12:00pm

Accessibility Services

Cape Fear Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, political affiliation or age.