Remy Hoesly
Remy Hoesly
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Remy has been keeping aquariums, both fresh and saltwater, since the dial-up modem. He has been a professional radio personality for the last 20 years and has been heard on stations from St. Louis to Chicago and beyond.While studying Mass Communications in college, he minored in biological anthropology as science has always been a huge passion of his. You can hear more from him on the Reef Builders YouTube Channel and Reef Therapy Podcast.

This Week in Reefing

If you came out to Reefstock Denver or interacted with our social posts that weekend, THANK YOU!  It was exciting to see everyone again this year. From fans to vendors and reefing “celebrities,” it’s safe to say we had a blast.  Be…

Ladies Take Over Podcast #97 Reef Builders Studio Recording

While everyone was in town for Reefstock Denver, we thought it was only fitting to have a couple of therapy sessions where it all began. The first in this series is a Ladies Take Over edition of the Reef Therapy…

Continuing A Reef Show Tradition With Chris Meckley

Chris Meckley, the owner of ACI Aquaculture, and I have different levels of experience in the reefkeeping hobby. Therefore, it’s fair to say that his preferences for corals may differ from mine. However, I always enjoy the opportunity to compare…

Remy’s AquaBiomics Test Reveals Both Fish and Coral Pathogens in His Tank!

Setting up new tanks can be daunting for beginners, but even experienced aquarists can come up against new hurdles, and an exploratory AquaBiomics test on Remy’s still new Red Sea Reefer G2 625 revealed both fish and coral pathogens are…

Remy’s Red Sea Update, Weeping Willow Breakdown, Salem’s LPS Tier list, and more! 

This Week in Reefing – February 18th, 2024 We’re less than a week away from Reefstock Denver and everyone on the Reef Builders team is excited to see you! If haven’t purchased your tickets yet, make sure to do so…

FAQs on the Weeping Willow Leather Coral

We ask Sarcophyton fanatic Remy about the Weeping Willow Toadstool, how to ID it, and who if anyone has it now. What is the Weeping Willow? The “Weeping Willow” is a species of Sarcophyton. Commonly called “toadstools,” these leathers are…

Underrated Corals, Bobbit Worm Bites, and a Visit to the Reef Builders Studio!

I think it’s safe to say that those of us who live in a colder climate are looking forward to an early spring. A couple weeks ago, Phil didn’t see his shadow, so we’re good, right? Regardless, we’ve had a busy week…

Jack Resurrects the Reef Builders Studio Soft Coral Acrylic Tank

The Fat Cube second-hand acrylic tank was one of Jake Adams’ last projects in the Reef Builders Studio, and sadly, one that he didn’t get to see come to full fruition. Jake passed away in October 2022, and the then-still…

Watch Reef Therapy Episode #88 with Jason Brown of UnorthodoxReef

We’ve brought in a lot of great reefers to feature on the Reef Therapy podcast and this week’s guest, Jason Brown of Instagram’s unorthodox_reef, is certainly one of them. For those who haven’t seen Jason’s reef tank before, it is…

West Coast Reefers – Do You Have An Emergency Power Plan for Hurricane Hilary? 

Southern California is well known for having amazing weather year-round, so hearing there is a hurricane looming off the coast may come as a surprise. The last time a tropical storm hit the west coast was in 1939. NOAA is…