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.
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Port Columbus
A Southwest Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Port Columbus International Airport because a fire-indicator light came on.
Southwest Flight 424 from Baltimore to Chicago safely landed around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Port Columbus vice president of business development and communications David Whitaker says passengers were safely evacuated, and the plane was inspected. No problems were found.
Whitaker says Southwest is working with getting passengers to their destinations.