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Old 09-25-2018, 04:10 AM
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Default Re: New Build & Springtails

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Originally Posted by apollokilo View Post
Hey all,

I've just completed my first build. I'm open to input regarding any changes to make it better for frogs, which obviously are the most important part. It's empty right now to allow for plants to grow in, so now's the time to change it, if necessary.

Additionally, I recently seeded with isopods and springtails, but they seem to have disappeared. How long should it be before I should start seeing them crawling around and/or reseeding?
It can take a few months to see the isopods and springtails if the initial amount placed in the tank is not a lot. You can put a couple sprinkles of brewers yeast under the leaf litter to keep the springstails fed. Flip the leaf litter over a few hours after you feed to the brewers yeast to monitor progress.
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