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News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.

Help Baltimore Tackle Climate Change!

After heavy rainfall a troublesome landslide occurred on 26th street in Charles Village back in 2014. Photo Credit: Jonathan Newton | Washington Post
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Take Action! Fight Climate Change From raw sewage backing up into peoples’ basements to the urban heat island effect exacerbating hot temperatures, climate change poses significant risks to Baltimore’s communities, waterways, and environment. And the effects of climate change are…

Webinar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure in Baltimore

In cities like Baltimore, green stormwater infrastructure helps to protect our waterways while making our communities greener, healthier, and more equitable places to live. However, there are many bureaucratic challenges that make neighborhood greening harder to do.   Join our…

April Showers Don’t Just Bring Flowers

Stormwater flowing into a storm drain on a street.
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We’ve seen lots of rainfall this April, and these April showers don’t just bring flowers. Baltimoreans may be experiencing flooding, sewage backups, and other effects of wet weather. At Blue Water Baltimore, stormwater is always on our mind. We want…