Blue Water Blog - tree care

News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.



US Route 40 Mulch Fest

Help us care for one of our largest tree planting sites along the median of US Route 40! Blue Water Baltimore has been working for years with West Baltimore communities to re-forest the “Highway to Nowhere” and provide much-needed air…

Free Tree Giveaway at Stillmeadow Community Fellowship

Photo by Zoe Gensheimer. Note: Images of folks without masks were taken pre-pandemic. Take home your own free tree! Join us at Stillmeadow Community Fellowship for a tree giveaway this spring and discover the many benefits of native trees. Free…

Tree Species Availability for Ridgely Manor Park Giveaway

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Take home your own free tree! Blue Water Baltimore is partnering with the Baltimore County Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability, NeighborSpace, the Ridgely Manor Community Association and the Green Towson Alliance to offer residents a variety of native tree…

TreeKeepers 201: Advanced Tree Planting for Leadership Part 1

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…

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…

Tree Pruning Party on North Ave

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

Tree Pruning Party in Clifton Park

Show our leafy friends some love this Valentine’s Day season by attending a Tree Pruning Party. A little care goes a long way in the life of an urban tree! Join Blue Water Baltimore’s Forestry Team for a Pruning Party…

Tree Pruning Party in Oliver

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