The impact Ozark had on Kansas was their mining. What they mined during its heyday was lead and zinc. When you think of Kansas you think of how it looks in the wizard of oz but really it's a rocky and heavily forested area.
Picture of Ozark forest
Shows how vegetated this place is
Look at the land
On a cliff looking out on the land
Waterfall between 2 rocks
Part of the rocky side of Ozark