Tags » Tropical Fish

Freshwater Fishes of Mexico by Robert Rush Miller

Firemouths, jack dempesys, goodeids, and swordtails. When thinking of fish from Mexico, these are the species people generally think of first. But wait, there’s more! There’s a plethora of species located right in our own backyard. 530 more words

Aquarium Book

The tale of the Chameleon fish and the snail kebab

A while ago now I set up an old style 18x12x12” aquarium with the intention of keeping small tropical fish. The setup was as simple as it gets, with T8 fluorescent lighting, a metal hood and the tank sat on an angle iron stand. 3,074 more words

Tropical Fish

Tropical Fish

These colorful denizens of the deep make scuba diving worthwhile, and provide food for many species. If we are not careful there may be none left to admire. 9 more words

Blog Posts

All the Little Fishes

There in the back, in the glow of the fluorescent tubes, I catch her arm to steal a kiss.

“Get off me,” she giggles as I nuzzle her neck and bury my face in her hair. 204 more words

Short Story

Insights or Non- (Part 10)

We won’t ever have a clean planet — free from dying and mass extinction — if fracking is more important for creating jobs and oil than green energy is for world health. 120 more words


A Three-Hour Tour...

  • The excursion vessel Hula Kai
  • passing the point at Keauhou Bay
  • Morning view of Hulalai from offshore
  • Approaching Kealakekua Bay

Okay, so it was more like a five-hour tour… and the weather never started getting rough, nor was the tiny ship tossed in any way. 384 more words