Blue Water Blog - Tree

News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.

Speak Up For Trees! City Council Hearing – Aug 4

photo of trees from a vantage point of looking up at them

If you follow our work at Blue Water Baltimore, you know that we are all about trees. Why? Trees clean our air and water, reduce flooding, lower temperatures and energy bills, improve public health and social cohesion, and beautify our…

Brooklyn Tree Planting

A man and two girls during a tree planting.

Get your hands dirty for clean water and a greener Baltimore! Help us plant new trees for cooler streets and cleaner air in Brooklyn. Our tree planting projects are rain or shine. Be sure to wear proper clothes and sturdy…

Four Tips to Protect Trees from Storm Damage

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It has been a rough year for trees in Baltimore, with several storms that resulted in significant damage to our urban forest. Although severe storms will always result in some uprooted and broken trees, thankfully some preventative steps can lessen…