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News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.



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…

Tree Giveaway Volunteer Training

Volunteer at a tree giveaway

Let’s give away some trees together! Help us increase Baltimore’s tree canopy as a free tree giveaway volunteer this fall. Join us for this virtual training on Wednesday, September 29th from 5:30-6:30. Each year, Blue Water Baltimore, TreeBaltimore, and our…

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…