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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…

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…

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…

POSTPONED: Hillcrest Park Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Lansdowne! Join us for a volunteer tree planting at Hillcrest Park. Together we will install over 50 new trees for the community! Novice volunteers and expert TreeKeepers alike are welcome to attend.…

POSTPONED: Baltimore Hebrew Congregation Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Belair Edison! Join us for a volunteer tree planting on the property of Baltimore Hebrew Congregation and along Belair Road. Together we will install 50 new trees for the community!…

POSTPONED: Belair Edison Tree Planting

In light of recent recommendations for reducing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), all Blue Water Baltimore events through April 11, 2020 are postponed. Please click here to read the full message from our Executive Director. Thank you so…

POSTPONED: Belair Edison Tree Planting

In light of recent recommendations for reducing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), all Blue Water Baltimore events through April 11, 2020 are postponed. Please click here to read the full message from our Executive Director. Thank you so…