Climate change will make Baltimore County warmer and wetter, report says – some already feel the heat

Doug Carroll has lived on his family farm in Baltimore County, just west of Falls Road, for decades. He was around when the farm shifted from growing corn and wheat to renting pastureland to horse owners. There have been other changes, too. Traffic on Falls Road has gotten worse, neighbors have come and gone, and more deer seem to live in the area. But more alarmingly, trees have started to die off, erosion on the banks of the Jones Falls that runs through his property has gotten worse, fields are flooding more often, and there are fewer birds and bugs than there used to be, Carroll said. (Balt Sun)

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