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RE: How much light is too much light?

As much as you want !
Use ricia.

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Jason Sullivan [SMTP:jsull97@earthlink.net]
> I am trying to maintain several planted tanks ranging from heavily planted
> "show" tanks to a couple more lightly planted "breeder" tanks.  My best
> success has come with higher lighting capabilities (2 to 4 watts per
> gallon
> for various depths).
> My concern is not stressing my rams (microgeophagus/papiliochromis
> ramirezi).  For example, a power compact 55watt light over a 20High (new
> setup with more sparse plant growth to date).  The plants will be in
> heaven
> but I don't want the rams unduly stressed.
> QUESTION:  What level of lighting have others found acceptable/stressful
> for
> rams?
> Thanks!
> J Sullivan.

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