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Tree Planting in New Broadway East: Day 1

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener East Baltimore! Join us & our partners at the the New Broadway East Community Association (NBECA) and Baltimore Environmental Equity Partnership (BEEP) on Saturday, April 24th from 9 am –…

Tree Care in Sudbrook Park

A little care goes a long way in the life of a tree! Join Blue Water Baltimore’s Forestry Team to help us protect our young trees by removing climbing invasive vines and old tree stakes at Sudbrook Park. Novice volunteers…

Speak up For Clean Water

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THE ISSUE: The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) has proposed a series of changes to the municipal separated stormwater sewer system (MS4) permits that dictate how much stormwater pollution local jurisdictions can allow, and what they are required to…

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…

Watershed Public Charter School Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Watershed Public Charter School! Join us on Saturday, October 10th from 9am-12pm for a volunteer tree planting to install 54 new trees on the campus of both Watershed Public Charter…

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…

Fighting for Clean Water With Baltimore City DPW

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As our 10th birthday celebration continues, we’re shining a spotlight on one of our allies in the fight for clean water, the Waterway Pollution Investigation Team in the Baltimore City Department of Public Works.  This dedicated group of people receives…

POSTPONED: College Manor Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Lutherville! Join us for a volunteer tree planting on the property of College Manor Assisted Living. Together we will install 50 new trees for the community! Novice volunteers and expert TreeKeepers alike…