Each Journey Begins with a First Step
Once the aquarium setup is constructed and the tank filled, much of what follows in the population, cost and maintenance is locked in. So this is the time to figure out what you want and how much time, space and money you have to invest.
This article lays out the decision processes and equipment selection for setting up a successful marine aquarium. Due to the nature of such an endeavor, the article has been broken up into parts.