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: March 18, 2013
U.S. Republican Congressman Pat Tiberi of Genoa Township Monday says there’s “an opportunity” for democrats and republicans on Capitol Hill to reach a budget compromise.
A coalition of environmental and community groups is asking federal regulators to suspend Ohio’s authority to monitor wells that store drilling waste water.
Ohio’s attorney general says he’ll convene a grand jury to investigate whether other people should be charged in a rape of a teenage girl beyond two boys who were found guilty.
Ohio Democrats had a big weekend as they started planning for big campaigns ahead next year. The Ohio Democratic Partyâ€™s annual statewide dinner began just hours after a possible contender declined to run in the 2014 governorâ€™s race.