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.
WOSU News Archives For: May 5, 2006
Elections officials in Ohio are calling Tuesday’s primary election a success, but a post mortem on the elections shows there’s room for improvement.
More and more groups are coming out AGAINST Republican governor candidate Ken Blackwell’s ballot proposal to limit the growth of spending by the state government and local governments. That is sparking a lot of speculation that Blackwell may eventually downplay or distance himself from the controversial measure.
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees is considering a resolution to oppose an amendment to the Ohio constitution. The Tax Expenditure Limitation or TEL amendment is on the November ballot.