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Invasive Plants in Ohio

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Purple loosestrife is an invasive plant species that is found throughout Ohio.

The state of Ohio has outlawed the selling and distribution of 38 invasive plant species in a bid to protect fragile native plant and animal populations.

Today, we discuss the environmental threat these plants pose and how the Ohio Invasive Plants Council plans to halt their spread.

Guests: