Ohio is celebrating its 212th birthday with special events at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.
WOSU News Archives For: September 3, 2010
Conservationists and government wildlife agencies are working to restore small but important creatures to the state’s rivers and streams. Mussels and other mollusks help keep waterways clean, but their population has shrunk. They’ve been threatened by pollution, dams and a now dormant mussel shell industry.
Conservative groups and liberal groups in Ohio are both trying to put the heat on Washington to approve policies they like. That was evident in Columbus as both camps dueled with competing events.