The Real Cost of a Saltwater Aquarium

By Bloomberg Rankings - 2012-08-22T16:10:13Z

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The Real Cost of Saltwater Aquarium: $17,334

Bloomberg Rankings examined the costs associated with setting up a saltwater aquarium. Costs vary and not all listed apply to everyone. Unless otherwise mentioned, prices here are from aquarium specialty store Absolutely Fish in Clifton, New Jersey. Sources include Patrick Donston at Absolutely Fish, Steve Elias at Ely's Tropical Fish Store and Other sources are mentioned in the slideshow. Bloomberg does not endorse any of the products or services mentioned.

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