Scott Dance

Writer

Scott Dance writes about the environment and the weather at The Baltimore Sun. He has covered Hurricane Sandy and the 2012 “derecho”, explained particle physics theory, groundwater geology and medical research funding challenges, and revealed gaps in oversight of the state’s doctors. He is a Timonium native, a Hampden resident, and always looking for a good race to run or watch.

Recent Articles

  • Rainy weekend forecast raises flooding concerns

    Rainy weekend forecast raises flooding concerns

    Frequent and sometimes heavy rainfall is forecast Friday through Sunday, potentially posing flooding risks, according to meteorologists. A system of low pressure is forecast to move into the region Friday and stall overhead through the weekend. As much as 3-4 inches of rain, about a month’s worth,...

  • No, Deep Creek Lake is not going to be drained

    No, Deep Creek Lake is not going to be drained

    Deep Creek Lake stewards are on guard for an invasion of non-native zebra mussels, but they aren’t about to drain the Western Maryland waterway because of it, as a widely shared article recently suggested. The posting on breakingnews247.net — a website that suggests visitors “write an article and...

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