July 10, 2016 at 8:27 am #5613Vanessa Pike-RussellKeymaster
All you need to do to enter is to add some details about your crabitat, your contact details and then upload some photos of your crabitat (either here on the thread or over on the Flickr group). Then at the end of the month we will have a poll to find the winner.
—- Template for your entry below – copy and paste, then edit —-
Name: ( eg. Vanessa P.. or Vanessa Pike-Russell )
Email: ( eg. email@example.com )
Year of Birth: ( eg. 1971 )
Location: ( eg. Michigan, USA )
Dimensions of Crabitat: ( eg. 50cm by 20cm (base) by 20cm (height)
Volume of Crabitat: ( eg. 40 Gallon / 200 Litres )
Description of Substrate: ( eg. Tropical PlaySand, Silver Sand)
Description of Tank Items ( eg. Netting, ReptiRock Dish, Rock Cave )
Comments: Add some comments about your crabitat and any changes you may have made recently.July 19, 2016 at 7:01 pm #5669PamParticipant
Name: Pam Liberatore
Year of Birth: 1963 (OLD)
Location: Glenshaw, PA
Dimensions of Crabitat: 36 by 18 by 16
Volume of Crabitat: 40 gallon breeder
Description of Substrate: Quickrete play sand approx 200 pounds
Description of Tank Items left side of tank has a 3d wall I made from great stuff pond foam, cork bark, ghostwood and covered with eco earth. The crabs love hanging on it and they all seem to sleep together there too.
Comments: I just got this up and running June 25th. It is an upgrade from a 20 gallon tall. I have an airstone in the saltwater tub on timer turning on 4 times a day for 1/2 hour each time. The tank is used and I found it on craiglist. The stand is brand new from petco and looks so awesome in the living room.
I have 5 PP’s in this tank and they have been more active then ever with the room to roam. They all like to hang out on the wall with the little caves I made with the cork bark. I also have a large piece of mopani wood in the tank with fish netting over it. Also there is a maple wood bridge for them to climb. Also a 2 piece cocnut moss pit and a gourd with coconut fiber it.
We are really enjoying the new tank. Here are some pictures.August 1, 2016 at 2:13 am #5910Amber MinerParticipant
Name: Amber Miner
Year of Birth: 1982
Location: Vancouver, B.C. Canada
Dimensions of Crabitat: 4 ft
Volume of Crabitat: 55 gallon
Description of Substrate: Play sand, eco earth, a little coral sand, moss, leaf litter, shell bits, coconut chunks mixed in near the pools.
Description of Tank Items: driftwood, bamboo tube, cork rounds, tubes and flats, coconut halves with bridge, “vertical garden” inspired walls, various other plants and vines, handmade hemp hammock, reptinaturals magnetic “rock” cave/hide, willow baskets, moss pit, both uvb and full spectrum lights on a timer, 3 heaters each on their own plug and timer for different parts of the day and year, 2 nearly one gallon pools that you can see through from either side of the tank to view swimmers. Each with a bubbler a shallow pool end for the tinies, rocks, shells, and a plant wall for entering and exiting.
Comments: Probably more I forgot. I like to change it around somewhat often to keep them entertained 😀
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