The Greater Iowa Reef Society (GIRS) is having their annual Fall Fest frag swap on November 6th in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. With the announcement of next year’s MACNA, many big name vendors have signed up to sell at the event and to get to know the club. This means that the event will be the biggest yet. There will be speaker presentations and a large raffle featuring top name products from industry leading vendors. For more information on the even please visit the website for the Iowa Reef Festival.
Jake Adams has been an avid marine aquarist since the mid 90s and has worked in the retail side of the marine aquarium trade for more than ten years. He has a bachelor’s degree in Marine Science and has been the managing editor of ReefBuilders.com since 2008. Jake is interested in every facet of the marine aquarium hobby from the concepts to the technology, rare fish to exotic corals, and his interests are well documented through a very prolific career of speaking to reef clubs and marine aquarium events, and writing articles for aquarium publications across the globe. His primary interest is in corals which Jake pursues in the aquarium hobby as well as diving the coral reefs of the world.