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From the Ohio Spider Survey website:

The mission and goals of the Ohio Spider Survey is to enhance the understanding of spiders in Ohio. Implementation of the mission can be obtained through promoting public education about spider biology and the important of spiders to healthy ecosystems; to conduct surveys of spiders throughout Ohio to determine the status and distribution of spider species in the state; to develop recourse materials, in a variety of media, or dissemination of information about spiders, including print media, Internet, newsletters, books and pamphlets; create and expand a database of spider records including those of voucher specimens, photographic records and visual reports from schools, museums and private collections.
From the Sandusky Plains Biotic Inventory website:

The Sandusky Plains Biotic Inventory is a field biology laboratory engaged in long-term environmental monitoring. The lab is staffed by OSU students working under the supervision of the OSU-Marion EEOB Faculty. The Inventory seeks to compile and present general natural history information about the Sandusky Plains; especially its praries.


Butterflies of the Prairie:


Learn more about the butterflies that live at the Prairie Nature Center. Explore the beautiful pictures then click on the common name once find out more information each of these 15 different butterflies.