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: March 20, 2009
Ohio’s unemployment rate has hit a 25-year high of 9.4 percent as job losses have continued in both manufacturing and services.
American Electric Power customers can expect bigger electricity bills this year. The Public Utilities Commission approved rate hikes, but the Ohio Consumers Council takes issue with part of the increases.