What should my water parameters be when acquiring new livestock?

Aquarists often wonder what their water parameters should be in order to successfully maintain a saltwater aquarium. Above all else, aquarium water parameters should be stable – wild swings in these numbers create excessive stress on your fish, corals, and invertebrates. MarineDepot.com put together the following chart with a good overview of recommended water parameters for marine reef aquariums.

Recommended Water Parameters:

Water Parameters