Story by Jeff St. Clair
Ohio is the last home of one of the rarest animals in the world. It’s a formerly widespread freshwater mussel called the purple cat’s paw. Only about 20 of the mollusks are known to exist.
In this week’s Exploradio, WKSU’s Jeff St.Clair examines a species on the brink and how protecting it could help save Ohio’s waterways.Full story