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Curtis Bay Neighborhood Weekend Street Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Curtis Bay! Join us on Saturday, November 7th from 9am-12pm for a volunteer tree planting in the South Baltimore neighborhood of Curtis Bay. Together we will install over 150 new…

Oliver Neighborhood Weekday Street Tree Planting

Vote for clean water on Election Day by planting a tree in Oliver! Join us on Tuesday, November 3rd from 12-3pm for a weekday afternoon volunteer tree planting in the Oliver neighborhood of East Baltimore. Together we will install over…

Oliver Neighborhood Weekend Street Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Oliver! Join us on Saturday, October 31st from 9am-12pm for a volunteer tree planting in the Oliver neighborhood of East Baltimore. Together we will install over 130 new street trees…

Oliver Neighborhood Weekday Street Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Oliver! Join us on Wednesday, October 28th from 12-3pm for a weekday afternoon volunteer tree planting in the Oliver neighborhood of East Baltimore. Together we will install over 130 new…

College Manor Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Lutherville-Timonium! Join us on Saturday, October 24th from 9am-12pm for a volunteer tree planting on the campus of College Manor Assisted Living. Volunteers will be spaced out in smaller zones…

How to Plant a Tree with Blue Water Baltimore

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Thank you for volunteering to plant trees with us! We are so excited to create a cleaner, greener Baltimore together. In an effort to reduce in-person gatherings and limit demonstrations, please carefully read these how-to-plant tips before attending our events.…

Tree Care: Summer Watering

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You have 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…