What fossil fuel is found in Washington?

Answer Washington state is poor in fossil fuels. Its single coal mine in the southwest part of the state was closed in November 2006. Washington state generates most of its energy through renewable resour... Read More »

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What fossil fuel is found in washington state?

Coal is the only fossil fuel found in Washington---in the southwest portion of the state, where it was mined until 2006. In 2006, Washington began importing coal from Montana and Wyoming. Washingto... Read More »

Where is fossil fuel oil found on Earth?

Fossil fuel oil is found around the world. The largest reserves of fossil fuel oil are in Saudi Arabia, which had an estimated 266.7 billion barrels of proven reserves at the end of 2009. Canada ... Read More »

Where was the first fossil found?

The first documented fossil was in England in 1676. Reverend Plot discovered a massive thigh bone (femur) thought to belong to a "giant," but experts proposed that it was from a dinosaur. A publish... Read More »

When was the first fossil of prokaryotes found?

The first prokaryote fossils were found in 1914 by C.D. Walcott. Found in colonies called stromatolites, these bacteria are the oldest known fossils at 3.5 billion years. Formerly thought to be ext... Read More »