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Barn owls are making a comeback in Ohio, and more people every year have the pleasure of witnessing these beautiful birds. They are often observed during summer months when adults are actively feeding nestlings in barns, silos, and similar structures. We rely on reports of barn owl nests to help track population trends for this state threatened species.… Read full story
(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine issued the following statement regarding the latest developments in the lawsuit against Precourt Sports Ventures and Major League Soccer to #SaveTheCrew:
“I am pleased by the dismissal of this unfounded appeal. We hope that the defendants will not seek to engage in further delay, and that they will participate in the conversations here in Columbus directed by the trial court while working towards complying with the statute.”
Brown’s Amendment Inspired by Massillon Veteran who Raised VA Overpayment Issue with Brown
WASHINGTON, D.C. —On the Senate floor, U.S. Senator Brown (D-OH) called for passage of his amendment to the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill (MilCon-VA Bill) to require the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to track overpayments to veterans, which leads to veteran debt.
Ohio’s various crayfish are just fine persisting out of the spotlight, away from spying eyes and prying predators. You mostly have to look hard to find one under a creek rock or mired in an underground burrow. If you know that Ohio has 22 different crayfish species, count yourself among the enlightened few.… Read full story
Observed each year on June 20th is National American Eagle Day. This day is set aside to honor our national symbol, raise awareness for protecting the Bald Eagle, assist in the recovery of their natural environments and take part in educational outreach.