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.
Critics Welcome “Fracking” Jobs, Still Call For Regulation
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Ohio could enjoy a big economic boomâ€¦if oil and gas drilling in underground shale continues to mushroom. Thatâ€™s the bottom line of a new economic impact study funded by backers of the drilling industry and the controversial drilling technique known as “fracking.”
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