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Coal Bearing Areas of the United States

Figure 1. Coal-Bearing Areas of the United States


Sources: United States Geological Survey, Coalfields of the United States, 1960-1961; Texas Bureau of Economic Geology, Lignite Resources in Texas, 1980; Louisiana Geological Survey, Near Surface Lignite in Louisiana, 1981; Colorado Geological Survey, Coal Resources and Development Map, 1981; and Mississippi Bureau of Geology, 1983.

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Edited on: March 27, 2009