Join Us at Blue Water Bash!

Fleet & Eden Streets in Fells Point Tuesday evening. Photo: @SarahBalt42/Twitter

Flash Floods Hit Baltimore (And Our Waterways) Hard

Imagine Baltimore Without Plastic Bag Pollution

Clean Water. Strong Communities.

Blue Water Baltimore’s mission is to restore the quality of Baltimore’s rivers, streams and Harbor to foster a healthy environment, a strong economy, and thriving communities. We work towards a future when our neighborhood streams are safe for fishing and swimming and our clean harbor is the pride of our city.



UPCOMING EVENTS

Get involved by joining us in our efforts to protect and restore Baltimore's waters!

Aug
24
2019
Rain Barrel Workshop
Aug 24 2019 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
August 24, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore Maryland 21239
Aug
28
2019
GreenUPs for Trees
Aug 28 2019 - 8:00 AM
Wednesday
August 28, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Blue Water Baltimore
2631 Sisson St.
Baltimore MD 21211
Sep
04
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Sep 4 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
September 4, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Three people in brown waders walking in a stream during an Outfall Screening Blitz.
Sep
06
2019
Outfall Screening Blitz
Sep 6 2019 - 9:00 AM
Friday
September 6, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
To be Announced

Baltimore Maryland
Join us for our Photovoice Highlandtown art show!
Sep
06
2019
Photovoice: Highlandtown Art Show
Sep 6 2019 - 5:00 PM
Friday
September 6, 2019
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Pop-Up Studio
3522 Bank St
Baltimore MD 21224
Help us increase Baltimore's tree canopy and keep our streams and waterways clean. Volunteer at one of our upcoming free tree giveaways.
Sep
10
2019
Tree Giveaway Volunteer Training
Sep 10 2019 - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
September 10, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Blue Water Baltimore
2631 Sisson Street
Baltimore Maryland 21211
Sep
11
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Sep 11 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
September 11, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Sep
14
2019
12th Annual Blue Water Bash
Sep 14 2019 - 1:00 PM
Saturday
September 14, 2019
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Barcocina
1629 Thames Street
Baltimore MD 21231
Join us at our upcoming Pollution Reporting 101 training!
Sep
17
2019
Pollution Reporting 101
Sep 17 2019 - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
September 17, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open Works Baltimore
1400 Greenmount Ave
Baltimore Maryland 21202
Sep
18
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Sep 18 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
September 18, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Cheers to Clean Water! Clean brews are best.
Sep
21
2019
Cheers to Clean Water 2019
Sep 21 2019 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
September 21, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Multiple Locations

Baltimore Maryland
Join us for one of our tree giveaways!
Sep
22
2019
Tree Giveaway at Herring Run Nursery
Sep 22 2019 - 9:00 AM
Sunday
September 22, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore Maryland 21239
Sep
25
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Sep 25 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
September 25, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Oct
02
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Oct 2 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
October 2, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Oct
09
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Oct 9 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
October 9, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Oct
16
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Oct 16 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
October 16, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Oct
23
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Oct 23 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
October 23, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Oct
30
2019
Workday Wednesday at Herring Run Nursery
Oct 30 2019 - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
October 30, 2019
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21239
Join us for a volunteer tree planting with Village of 12 Trees!
Nov
08
2019
Tree Planting: Village of 12 Trees
Nov 8 2019 - 9:00 AM
Friday
November 8, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Village of 12 Trees
26 Papago Court
Randallstown, MD Maryland 21133

Featured Programs

Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper, patrols the harbor, takes your calls on the pollution hotline, and holds polluters accountable under the law. READ MORE →
We also run the Herring Run Nursery, selling native plants and providing landscaping and design services. READ MORE →
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News & Updates

Flash Floods Hit Baltimore (And Our Waterways) Hard

August 12, 2019 —

Last week, a powerful storm flooded Baltimore’s most popular neighborhoods. Our waterways took a hit, too. On August 6, 2019, the storm dropped almost a half foot of rain in a two-hour span. Flash floods overtook many neighborhoods at the…

Imagine Baltimore Without Plastic Bag Pollution

August 9, 2019 —

Baltimore is trying to ban plastic bags…again. This time, the ban has a big chance of becoming law…with your help. In Baltimore, plastic bags are everywhere. They fly down our streets, get caught in trees, clog our waterways, and harm…

#WeAreBaltimore: Three (Natural) Reasons Why We Love Baltimore

July 29, 2019 —

Over the past weekend, thousands of people have taken to Twitter to showcase why #WeAreBaltimore and #WeLoveBaltimore. Residents from all walks of life are sharing positive stories about their lives in Charm City. The outpour of pride and love for…