Marco ReefSaver is a natural rock that is harvested on land from an ancient reef system buried when the Florida land mass was formed.
Whether you are building a Saltwater fish only, a Reef tank or a Fresh water tank, and even reptile environments, you will love this rock and so will your pets. It is highly porous and beautifully shaped.
Aquarium Specialty recommends MarcoRocks Reef Saver Live Rock because it is one of the most unique type of rock for aquascaping your aquarium that is available on the market today. Reef Saver is a sustainable product since it is not directly removed from the ocean. Therefore is does not impact living coral reef structures in any form. Combined with their chemical-free cleaning process MarcoRocks is always 100% free of nuisance algae or any type of pests.
Sold by the pound
We recommend around 1 pound of rock per gallon of the display tank for an aquascape with the average amount of rock. We do also recommend purchasing a little more than you may need since any extra can be used in the sump for added filtration.
It is recommended to cure all rock before being used in an established system.
Marco's Reef Saver rock is one of the easiest rocks to work with when aquascaping new tanks or adding more rock to an established tank.
MarcoRocks Reef Saver Dry Aquarium Live Rock, the environmentally friendly rock, works great for aquascaping. This rock is 100% free of nuisance algae and pests which can cause complete tank shut downs and is guaranteed to be free of apitasia, bubble algae, parasitic isopods, mantis shrimp, acro eating flat worms, little red bugs, fire worms, predatory nudibranchs, pyramidellid snails and other common pests. MarcoRocks Reef Saver rock comes in unique shapes that fit well together to make interesting and unique structures. MarcoRocks Reef Saver Rock arrives at our warehouse pre-soaked and rinsed. This is by far our cleanest rock.
How much rock do I need?
Knowing exactly how much Dry Live Rock you will need can be one of the hardest questions to answer since every tank and rock will be slightly different. A general guideline for Reef Saver Dry Live Rock, we suggest 3/4 to 1 pound of rock per gallon of display tank volume and may vary depending on your overall goal for the aquascape. We always recommend purchasing a little extra dry rock to ensure that you will have enough to complete the aquascape you are looking for, any extra rock can always be broken up and placed in your refugium, overflows, and sump for added filtration.
Shipping: Aquarium Specialty makes every effort to securely pack the Rock. However, the UPS automation is not always gentle on heavy products like this and they do not consider this product insurable. Because of this, there is some inherent risk with shipping rock like this across the country and it is impossible to replace or refund broken pieces. If this happens most pieces can be repaired with epoxy.