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News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.



Baltimore City Forestry Board Monthly Meeting

Interested in learning more about Baltimore’s trees? Attend a Baltimore City Forestry Board meeting! Forest Conservancy District Boards, referred to as Forestry Boards, function in all 23 Maryland countries and Baltimore City. The county boards were established by law in…

Tree Care: Summer Watering

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You planted a new tree! This is the beginning of a very long and beautiful friendship. Congratulations! Photo: Mature northern red oak in the woods of Druid Hill Park Care for your tree and it will care for you (and…

Baltimore City Forestry Board Monthly Meeting

Interested in learning more about Baltimore’s trees? Attend a Baltimore City Forestry Board meeting! Forest Conservancy District Boards, referred to as Forestry Boards, function in all 23 Maryland countries and Baltimore City. The county boards were established by law in…

Progress through Partnership: Medstar Harbor Hospital

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Medstar Harbor Hospital (MHH), one of two waterfront hospitals in Maryland, sits on a 30-acre campus directly on the Patapsco River. An extensive lawn and numerous parking lots had for years caused rainwater and pollution to flow off the property…

Baltimore City Forestry Board Monthly Meeting

Interested in learning more about Baltimore’s trees? Attend a Baltimore City Forestry Board meeting! We are still meeting through these uncertain times via Zoom. Please email [email protected] for access. Forest Conservancy District Boards, referred to as Forestry Boards, function in…

Do your part. Protect our green spaces in Baltimore!

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What are native, non-native, and invasive plant species? Native species have co-evolved in specific ecosystems for thousands of years. Native plants are anchors of healthy, biodiverse communities. They have adapted to local soils and climate conditions. Each species plays a…

POSTPONED: Tree Giveaway at JFX Farmers Market & Bazaar

Take home your own free tree! Join us at the JFX Farmers Market & Bazaar for a tree giveaway this spring and discover the many benefits of native trees. Blue Water Baltimore and TreeBaltimore are partnering to offer a variety of…

VIRTUAL: Baltimore City Forestry Board Monthly Meeting

Interested in learning more about Baltimore’s trees? Attend a Baltimore City Forestry Board meeting! Forest Conservancy District Boards, referred to as Forestry Boards, function in all 23 Maryland countries and Baltimore City. The county boards were established by law in…