95 percent of ancient Ohio was forested. But centuries ago there were also small regions of prairie. Tall grasses and wildflowers were part of the prairie ecology and so were bison. Researchers near Columbus are trying to reestablish a prairie / bison ecosystem.
Year in Review: Crime
2004 was filled with stories from central Ohio that made headlines across the country and will be long remembered by local residents. WOSU’s Mike Thompson begins a three part review of the top stories of 2004