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: July 3, 2009
The Quinnipiac University poll released Friday shows voters support Governor Ted Strickland’s proposal to place slot machines at racetracks around the state.
A legislative panel is scheduled to meet Friday for a second day to address Strickland’s proposal to authorize a total of 15,000 slot machines at the state’s seven race tracks.