Coalbed Methane in Wyoming

Black Diamond Energy, Inc.

Coalbed methane (CH4) is a natural gas and valuable energy resource that occurs in coal beds. This site, hosted by an energy development corporation, explains the geology and stratigraphy of Wyoming in the context of the formation of coalbed methane and its occurrence in Wyoming. Maps, cross sections, stratigraphic columns and fence diagrams are provided to explain Cretaceous and Tertiary coalbed methane-plays in Wyoming.

This resource is referenced here:
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, Geoscience:Geology:Economic Geology, Sedimentary Geology:Petroleum/Coal Geology, Stratigraphy:Lithostratigraphy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Maps
Focus on the Cretaceous: Stratigraphy, Economic Resources
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Sedimentary Geology, Environmental Science