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Olentangy River Resuscitation


The mighty Olentangy River stretches nearly 100 miles from Crawford County to downtown Columbus, but after a dam near the University was removed, a stretch of that waterway looks more like a construction site. This hour we'll talk about why restoration of rivers can be so slow, and why some work so hard to bring them back to life.


  • Laura Shinn, Director of Planning at OSU
  • Chad Pelishek, Director of Planning and Development for the city of Sheboygan
  • Bill Stanley, Assistant State Director and Director of Conservation at the Ohio Nature Conservancy