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.
Walmart – Friend or Foe?
It looks like a planned Walmart in Westerville will be built.Â Opponents of the store fell 36 valid signatures short of what they needed to force a vote on the project. Many say Walmart hurts communities by offering pricesÂ locally-owned stores cannot compete with. Others argue Walmart has given people a chance to save money and buy big items like TV’s and other electronics at much lower prices.Â What do you think? Is Walmart good or bad for local communities?