Amber meaning: Amber gemstone is also known as Succinite because it includes around 8% succinic acid.
The area around the Baltic Sea known as the Baltic Region had forests that transformed into an estimate of more than ten tons of amber. It is the greatest deposit of amber in the world dating back 44 million years old. There is also true Baltic Amber in the Bitterfield brown coal mines in eastern Germany, Poland and Russia.
More kinds of species are preserved as fossils in Baltic Amber than anywhere else in the world.