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.
House Speaker Sees Alternative to Forced Divestiture
A plan to force Ohio’s five pension funds to sell off stock in foreign energy and mineral companies doing business in Iran and Sudan is on hold.
The top man in the Ohio House of Representatives says there is an alternative way to spark the sell-off. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.