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 where our waterways are safe and enjoyable for all.

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 →

News & Updates

2018 Annual Report Now Available

November 18, 2019 —

Our 2018 Annual Report is now available! Our 2018 annual report includes highlights, staff spotlights, budget details, and more. We hope you enjoy reading about what we accomplished over this busy and exciting year. Click the button below to explore…

More than 70 trees planted to honor late Rep. Cummings

October 31, 2019 —

Last Saturday morning – October 26, 2019 – Blue Water Baltimore, the Port of Baltimore, and HeartSmiles hosted a tree planting in honor of late Representative Elijah E. Cummings. More than 70 volunteers planted 73 trees along the Port’s Broening…

Action Alert: Speak Up and Rally Against Sewage Backups

October 16, 2019 —

Sewage doesn’t belong in our streets – or our homes.  Speak out against sewage backups into buildings in Baltimore City. Join us at Baltimore City Council’s upcoming hearing on sewage backups and a pre-hearing rally! Wednesday November 13, 2019 4pm:…