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Volunteer Tree Planting: Broadway East

Volunteers tying a tree to its supportive stakes

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Baltimore! Join us on Wednesday, October 6th from 12:00 – 3:00PM for a volunteer tree planting at Broadway East. Please review our ‘How to Plant‘ resource prior to attending the…

Baltimore City Forestry Board Monthly Meeting

Forestry board members smiling

Interested in becoming an advocate for Baltimore’s trees? Attend a Baltimore City Forestry Board meeting! Forest Conservancy District Boards, referred to as Forestry Boards, function in all 23 Maryland counties and Baltimore City. The boards were established in 1943 by…

TreeKeepers 201: In-Person

Group of people learning at a TreeKeepers training

Planning to help plant and prune trees as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer? TreeKeepers is for you! The Baltimore TreeKeepers is a city-wide tree stewardship program coordinated by TreeBaltimore (Rec & Parks). It is FREE and open to anyone interested…

TreeKeepers 201

Treekeeper assessing the size of hole needed for a trees root ball

Planning to help plant and prune trees as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer? TreeKeepers is for you! The Baltimore TreeKeepers is a city-wide tree stewardship program coordinated by TreeBaltimore (Rec & Parks). It is FREE and open to anyone interested…

TreeKeepers 102

BWB staff walking with buckets

Planning to help plant and prune trees as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer? TreeKeepers is for you! The Baltimore TreeKeepers is a city-wide tree stewardship program coordinated by TreeBaltimore (Rec & Parks). It is FREE and open to anyone interested…

TreeKeepers 101

TreeKeeper pruning a tree

Planning to help plant and prune trees as a Blue Water Baltimore volunteer? TreeKeepers is for you! The Baltimore TreeKeepers is a city-wide tree stewardship program coordinated by TreeBaltimore (Rec & Parks). It is FREE and open to anyone interested…

Summer Tree Watering

BWB staff smiling in the BWB truck

Summer is here and our trees are thirsty! Join our Restoration Team for a unique one on one volunteer experience as we water newly planted trees across Baltimore city and county. Each week, we visit several recently planted sites to…