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natural resource. noun. 1 natural resources plural : industrial materials and capacities (such as mineral deposits and waterpower) supplied by nature.What are natural resources and types?
Biotic natural resources include animals, plants and also fossil fuels, such as coal, oil and natural gas. Fossil fuels are so-called because they are formed from the decaying process of what were once living organisms millions of years ago. Abiotic natural resources include air, sunlight, water and minerals, such as gold, diamonds and other metals.