Oh and let me repeat myself. i think the idea is awesome but why are you sticked to this exact seed i cant understand. if anything, i would prefer to vote in a poll for a seed to use, before the whole project launches.
This was posted early after the update. A poll would have been drowned out in the sea of posts about the update, and without something tangible to start with, not as many people would have been interested. So, a seed was chosen, and they stick to it because it wouldn't make sense to change it yet.
After some exploring i found a decent amount of iron and coal. Heres a screenshot of a particularly large coal deposit i found near my shelter:
Not letting me upload an image so ill give co-ords
Anyone know how to upload images from a file to the forum?