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TFCEC member written articles

Pittsburg Fish Room Tours

Somewhere in our travels, Peter and I met Joe Doyle, a member of the Greater Pittsburg Aquarium Society Inc. (GPASI) and what a pleasure it has been. He heard we were going to be in the area for their fish auction and offered to take us on a “Shop Hop” the day before.

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There were prizes at every stop and Peter and I cleaned up because we were the only two on the tour LOL!! We went to several local shops, but mixed in between were fish room tours, and these tours will be the focus of my article.

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TFCEC Website: How to Register

Congratulations on deciding to become a contributor to the Tropical Fish Club of Erie County’s website(TFCEC website). This article will walk you through the registration steps needed to become a contributor to the website. For a general overview of the registration and authoring process, read “How to Become a Contributor.”

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There are four main steps to registering at the TFCEC website.

  1. Choosing a username
  2. Confirming your email
  3. Choosing a password
  4. Updating your profile

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TFCEC Website: Creating Your First Post

Congratulations on deciding to become a contributor to the Tropical Fish Club of Erie County’s website(TFCEC website). This article will walk you through creating your first post. For a general overview of the registration and authoring process, read “How to Become a Contributor.”

The general steps to creating a post are as follows:

  1. Confirm author access to the  website
  2.  Create a new post
  3. Write the post content
  4. Preview
  5. Submit

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Attention Members: Writers Award Program (WAP) Rules Posted

The TFCEC Writers Award Program

The Writers Award Program was created to encourage the writing of fish related articles for the newsletter and to disseminate information from people of knowledge in the club to other club members. The WAP program also exists to acknowledge the accomplishments of TFCEC members to the hobby through their writing and artistic efforts.

For more information including the  rules, check out the WAP page.