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.
Ohio schools are required by law to have a safety plan, and itâ€™s supposed to be submitted to the state attorney generalâ€™s office. But some Franklin County schools still have no plan on file. WOSU reports some parents are troubled by administratorsâ€™ inaction.