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The wide, shallow seas of the Carboniferous Period provided ideal conditions for coal formation, although coal is known from most ...

www.coaleducation.org/q&a/how_coal_formed.htm

The environments or conditions under which these coals were formed: anthracite coal, bituminous coal, lignite? Coal formed millions of years ago when the ...

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How Coal is Formed. Coal is a non-renewable energy source because it takes millions of years to form. That means what is in the ground now is all there is and  ...

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Jan 15, 2016 ... Most coal formed approximately 300 million years ago, from the remains of trees and other vegetation. These remains were trapped on the ...

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Most of the coal we use now was formed about 300 million years ago, when much of the earth was covered by steamy swamps. As plants and trees died, their  ...

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Apr 1, 2013 ... How can I use such a program to make a short video on how coal is mined from surface mining ... Plz do a video on how was petroleum formed.

www.ket.org/education/resources/the-geology-of-coal

A geologist describes how coal was formed when organic materials piled up in swamps millions of years ago.

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Coal formation begins in swamps and bogs as vegetable matter changes into the only rocks that burn. Learn about the stages of these rocks that change from ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/coal

Dec 22, 2012 ... Fossil fuels are formed from the remains of ancient organisms. Because coal takes millions of years to develop and there is a limited amount of ...