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 7, 2011
Fire investigators in Lancaster are looking into a rash of suspicious fires early Thursday.
For two decades an Ohio State University professor has been working to boost yellow perch fish production. Now he says he’s finding success in the lab. That’s good news for consumers and restaurants. It means fresh perch will likely be available for the foreseeable future.
“This is a serious effort at quarantining government power to its rightful place.”