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News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.



Curtis Bay Neighborhood Weekday Street Tree Planting

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Curtis Bay! Join us on Tuesday, November 10th from 12-3pm for a weekday afternoon volunteer tree planting in the South Baltimore neighborhood of Curtis Bay. Together we will install over…

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 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…

Virtual Lunch N’ Learn with Repair the World

For too long, Baltimore’s waterways have been plagued by trash, toxins, sewage, and polluted stormwater. These problems do more than harm our environment; they threaten the health and well-being of our residents, communities, and local businesses. Join us and Repair…

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: H2O Mystery Lab

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…

The Baltimarble Cycle

This fun presentation demonstrates the urban water cycle using educational illustrations, a few props, and an a Marble Run maze! Thursday, March 12 Begins at 4pm Enoch Pratt Free Library (Herring Run Branch) 3801 Erdman Ave, Baltimore, MD 21213 Come…

Tree Pruning Party: Oliver Neighborhood

Have you ever wanted to learn how to properly prune a tree so that it stays healthy and grows tall and strong? A little care goes a long way in the life of an urban tree! Join Blue Water Baltimore’s…