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Unformatted text preview: response to wounding Buried in sediments, after millions of years is transformed into amber Intermediate phase (&lt; ~ 100,000 yrs) = copal (burned as resin) Color/appearance of amber depends on Type of tree that produced resin Conditions of burial huge effect on shape age most famous sources of amber: 1. Baltic Sea (Scandinavia) almost always opaque 2. Dominican Republic (Caribbean) 26/03/2008 10:44:00 26/03/2008 10:44:00...
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- Spring '08
- Baltic Sea, Resin