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.
Krakatoa:The Last Days- Wednesday, June 13 at 10pm on WOSU TV
Krakatoa is minute-for-minute, one of the most expensive special factual programs the BBC has ever produced. Krakatoa – The Last Days is approximately 75% drama, 25% documentary. The eruption of Krakatoa was heard over 5,000 miles away and released so many gases into the atmosphere that it altered the world’s temperature forÂ years. With 10.1 million viewers, Krakatoa – The Last Days was the highest-ever rating history program ever shown by the BBC.