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.
Ohio Voters Might Decide the Future of Payday Lenders
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The controversy continues over short term loan operations in Ohio, despite passage of one of the nation’s toughest regulations of the payday lending industry.
The short term loan industry is launching a petition drive designed to give Ohio voters a chance to wipe out the new law in November. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports .