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Ammonia – Hidden Killer of Fish, First Step in the Cycle – Symptoms and Cure

Ammonia: Most Common Killer of New Fish – By Dr. Erik Johnson Ammonia is the primary waste product of fish, excreted primarily through the gill tissue, but to a lesser extent via the kidney....

Ammonia “The Silent Killer” Koi Health and Ammonia Accumulation

Ammonia is the primary chemical waste product of the fish. It’s basically fish urine. It can accumulate in ponds and cause health problems for the fish. Step Four is to assess this ammonia level...

Ammonia As an Aquatic Toxin – Important

Ammonia – The Essentials Ammonia – Understand this! – by Doc Johnson Ammonia is the first waste product of your fish. It is often the cause of your first mortalities in new facilities and...

Ammonia Toxicity in Aquatic Environments

Where Are Ammonia Levels From? Recall from the “cycle” discussion that Ammonia is the primary waste product of the fish. It’s mostly excreted through the gills by osmosis*, and some is excreted through the...