jake-vincent-video The Show Episode 5: Jake & Vincent talk about coral farming and diving the Flores Sea If you don’t know who Vincent Chalias is by now you must have been living under a very big piece of live rock. Following on the successes of Bob Mankin in the Solomon Islands and Walt Smith in Fiji, Mr. Chalias is one of the pioneers of aquarium coral mariculture in Indonesia. In recent years Vincent
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Real Reef Tonga Branch rock has come a long way in a year

Tonga branch live rock while once a staple of the spectrum that reefers could hope to find in abundance at their LFS has been supplanted mostly by other varieties. Last year Real Reef showed off some of their first hand made replicas of the classic Tonga Branch rock, but it looks a heckuva lot better Read More

Real Reef branch rock from Fish Heads looks very much like the real thing

It seems like only a year or two ago Fish Heads was known solely as a livestock supplier.  Then, they started making Real Reef rock, the pest-free alternative to wild harvested or ocean cultured live rock which has already been featured twice here on Reef Builders.  Obviously this now patent-pending product is doing well, and Read More