East Georgia State College’s Dr. Glenn Stracher, Professor Emeritus of Geology, was featured on the Swedish National Radio on March 14. The interview was conducted over Skype, and EGSC was mentioned in several Swedish news links. Dr. Stracher spoke about coal fires, including the fires in Centralia, Penn.
Dr. Stracher has studied coal fires for nearly 30 years and sees them as an ongoing environmental disaster. There are thousands of fires burning in coal mines around the world.
Though the entire radio interview has not been translated into English, it can be viewed through Google Translate by inserting the links below. The radio portion is available to listeners at the top of the article page. Congratulations to Dr. Stracher on his ongoing achievements in coal fire studies!
- Check out the whole program here.
- Dr. Stracher's portion of the interview is available here.
- A short news broadcast about Dr. Stracher and coal fires.
- More information about Centralia, Penn.