Coal zone

  A series of laterally extensive and (or) lenticular coal beds and associated strata that arbitrarily can be viewed as a unit. Generally, the coal beds in a coal zone are assigned to the same geologic member or formation.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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