Owning and maintaining an aquarium can be a cheap and easy way for a rewarding and relaxing experience. We will explore the aquarium hobby by covering the basics for setting up your first aquarium. These will include the type of fish you wish to have, the equipment necessary for your setup, the steps necessary to start, the differences in aqua life, filtration methods, monitoring and a lot more. Hopefully much more than you will ever need or want to know about aquariums. This presentation will briefly cover the types of aquariums and then go into detail about saltwater/marine specific setups. From piping, to cycling, to putting your marine fish into your tank, all the major steps to not kill your fish will be discussed for the young saltwater hobbyist.