Hotel Riu Palmeras

Address: Avda. Estados Unidos de America, 1 , Playa del Ingles, Grand Canary, Canary Islands, 35100, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Avda. Estados Unidos de America, 1 , Playa del Ingles, is near Playa de Maspalomas, Yumbo Centre, Playa de San Agustin, and Botanical Park of Maspalomas (El Parque Botanico de Maspalomas).
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    Travel Blogs from Playa del Ingles

    Day 91, Cleaning Tanks

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Oct 07, 2014

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    3 tanks out of 8 needed to be emptied and have all the fish transported to the engorde stage (growth). There was about 700-800 fish in total, from12 to 14 cms. They had to be caught with nets, placed in a 10 lt bucket with formaldehyde and then placed in a 500 lt container on a pickup, heading to the engorde stage (only a 1-2 miunte drive). These tanks had to be cleaned from thw inside with water ...

    Day 88, Aquaponics System

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Oct 07, 2014

    ... a minimum level is reached. This allows slow water inflow and quick water outflow. The water then, with gravity again, passes to the fish tank. Ideally you can place worms in the growbed using expanded clay, this means that the growbed becomes the biofilter also. The waste of the fish tank, ammonia and feces is bad for the fish but good for the plants, bacteria and worms. these clean the water ...

    Day 83, Lots of Work and Responsabilities

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Sep 29, 2014

    ... this cool device that forces artemia out of its "sheel". Its a tube shaped like a check mark, and inside there are a ton of magnets. As water with artemia is forced form the short end up to the long end, the magnets force the artemia out of its shell, speading up the whole process. The artemia is then placed in a tank with oxygen and ready to be fed to larvae.
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    Da 81, Gone Fishing and Camping

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Sep 27, 2014

    Went down to Puerto Rico to go fishing on the Cavalier.
    We only caught 1 Wahoo of 25 kg, and a small Bonito. Still a fun day. I then headed to a small bay where I pitched up my tent and stayed there till Sunday. I hade some litereture on Aquaponics to read, so I did that with the usual snorkeling.
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    Day 73, Stress Effects on Fish

    A travel blog entry by juliocamperio on Sep 19, 2014

    ... a sample of his culture, measuring the lenght and seeing if rotifero, swim bladder, lipids or air bubble was present in 30 samples per tank. They were then collected in fermaldehyde and palced in small containters for a future histology analysis.
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