WASHED-UP COAL

David Schueler found coal chunks on the Lake Michigan beach at Harrington Beach State Park near Belgium. Photograph by Nancy Camden

David Schueler found coal chunks on the Lake Michigan beach at Harrington Beach State Park near Belgium. Photograph by Nancy Camden

In autumn, David Schueler and his family walked the beach at Harrington Beach State Park on Lake Michigan near Belgium, Wisconsin. They found coal that could have washed up from a sunken schooner years and years ago. David also talks about a special geological feature in Wisconsin, the Niagara Escarpment. A closer look at the wave-tossed coal.  Like, comment and share this podcast from Spotting Wisconsin’s Facebook page.