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SCMAS JANUARY MEETING Annual Frag & Equipment Swap / Membership Drive January 15

When: Friday January 15, 2016 @ 7:00pmWhere: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546 You are all invited to SCMAS's Annual Frag Swap and Membership Drive. Feel free to bring your frags or used equipment to sell or trade. If you don't have frags, just come to check out the corals and equipment, [...]

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2015 SCMAS Holiday Party

Saturday, December 12th, 2015 @ 6:00pm  The Lovely Home of Scott and Kellie SteinbergerFood will be catered by Stonefire Grill. [...]

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Winners of this year's Reefapalooza store card contest

These are the winners of the Reefapalooza door prizes...1st,PrizeLoren Rojek- $300Tongs Fountain Valley-$10002nd PrizePaul Ivey-$200Age of Aquariiums-$5003rd PrizeBill Grimlan-$100Marine Depot

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SCMAS Meeting Friday Nov. 20th, 2015 - Marine Aquarium Photography: How to not take crappy pictures

When: Friday November 20th, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.Where: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546Topic: Marine Aquarium Photography: How to not take crappy picturesGuest speaker: Johnny Ciotti - https://www.flickr.com/people/jciotti/Johnny Ciotti is a Los Angeles based commercial advertising photographer and creative director. Not having only produced national ad campaigns, commercials and social media [...]

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Reef-A-Palooza 2015

The Ayres Hotel & Suites in Costa Mesa is the official hotel of Reef-A-Palooza. Reef-A-Palooza guests and exhibitors will receive discounted room rates of $109 for a Standard Room and $129 for a Mini Suite, and $149 for a Single Bedroom Suite. Please use the discount code “Reef-A-Palooza” to receive the discounted rate. Reservations may [...]

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SCMAS Meeting Friday Sept 18st, 2015 - Controlling Your Aquarium

Topic: Controlling your aquariumWhen: Friday September 18th, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.Where: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546Guest speaker: Dave Botwin of Unique CoralsDave will go over many of the cool things you can do with an aquarium controller and talk about how he has utilized them in his own tank as [...]

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SCMAS Meeting Friday Aug 21st, 2015 - Soft Corals

Topic: Soft CoralsWhen: Friday, Aug 21st, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.Where: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546Grand Prizes in drawing include: Go Pro Hero+ LCD - https://www.pciraceradios.com/ProductDetail.jsp?LISTID=-1687395468310576895Raffle Sponsor Marine Depot’s donation: Aquatic Life RO Junior - http://www.aquaticlife.com/rodi-systems/ro-juniorA great crop of live goods from Sea Dwelling Creatures - http://www.seadwelling.com/And many [...]

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SCMAS Meeting Friday July 17th, 2015 - Coral Collection in the Solomon Islands

When: Friday, July 17th, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.Where: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546Guest Speaker: Jake Adams & Tim KelleyThis month's topic: Coral Collection in the Solomon IslandsJake Adams is a professional marine aquarist from Colorado, reef aquarium author & speaker, and best know as the senior editor of the popular reef [...]

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​SCMAS Meeting Friday June 19th, 2015 - Probiotic Filtration

This month we will discuss probiotic filtration. With the vast knowledge of all the members we should be able to increase your knowledge of bacterial supplementation, and carbon dosing.Don't forget to bring your water samples to have them tested by Steve Garrett.If you are interested in borrowing the PAR meter, please contact Leo Chen. [...]

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​SCMAS Meeting Friday May 15th, 2015 (Guest Speaker: Joe Caperatta)

Marine DepotWhen: Friday, May 15th, 2015 @ 7:00 p.m.Where: IHOP, 1001 E 17th St, Santa Ana CA 92701-2546Guest Speaker: Joe CaperattaThis month's topic: The Triton Method - The New Generation of Reef Keeping.Triton offers a very comprehensive water analysis program, which tests almost 30 different trace elements in reef aquarium water using an advanced, above-research-grade [...]

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