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Aug
29
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Aug 29 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
August 29, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Aug
30
2015
Volunteer Appreciation Day at the Maryland State Fair
Aug 30 2015 - 9:00 AM
Sunday
August 30, 2015
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Maryland State Fairgrounds- Timonium
2200 York Road
Baltimore MD 21093
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Aug
30
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Aug 30 2015 - 10:00 AM
Sunday
August 30, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
05
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 5 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
September 5, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
06
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 6 2015 - 10:00 AM
Sunday
September 6, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
10
2015
Outfall Screening Blitz
Sep 10 2015 - 9:00 AM
Thursday
September 10, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location To Be Announced

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Sep
12
2015
Yoga to Save the Bay
Sep 12 2015 - 8:30 AM
Saturday
September 12, 2015
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Fells Point
Baltimore Md
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Sep
12
2015
Blue Water Bash
Sep 12 2015 - 1:00 PM
Saturday
September 12, 2015
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Nick’s Fish House and Grill
2600 Insulator Drive
Baltimore MD
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Sep
13
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 13 2015 - 10:00 AM
Sunday
September 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
19
2015
International Coastal Cleanup
Sep 19 2015 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
September 19, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Various Sites- Baltimore

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Sep
19
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 19 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
September 19, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
19
2015
Tree Give-Away
Sep 19 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
September 19, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
20
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 20 2015 - 10:00 AM
Sunday
September 20, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
20
2015
Tree Give-Away at REI
Sep 20 2015 - 11:00 AM
Sunday
September 20, 2015
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
REI-Timonium
63 W Aylesbury Road
Baltimore MD 21093
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Sep
24
2015
Leaves & Lagers Happy Hour
Sep 24 2015 - 5:00 PM
Thursday
September 24, 2015
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Union Craft Brewing
1700-D Union Avenue
Baltimore MD 21211
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Sep
26
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Sep 26 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
September 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
26
2015
Tree Give-Away
Sep 26 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
September 26, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Sep
30
2015
Storm Drain Stenciling Workshop
Sep 30 2015 - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
September 30, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Blue Water Baltimore
3545 Belair Road
Baltimore Maryland 21213
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Oct
03
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Oct 3 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
October 3, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Oct
03
2015
Tree Give-Away
Oct 3 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
October 3, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Oct
03
2015
Rain Barrel Workshop
Oct 3 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
October 3, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore Maryland 21234
A volunteer walking a half-mile stream stretch cataloging all stormwater outfalls he encounters. Water samples will later be tested for ammonia, potassium, fluoride, optical brighteners, surfactants, and turbidity.
Oct
10
2015
Adopt-A-Stream/ Outfall Screening Blitz
Oct 10 2015 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
October 10, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Blue Water Baltimore Watershed Center
3545 Belair Road
Baltimore MD 21213
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Oct
10
2015
Herring Run Nursery Is Open!
Oct 10 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
October 10, 2015
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Oct
10
2015
Rain Barrel Workshop
Oct 10 2015 - 10:00 AM
Saturday
October 10, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore Maryland 21234
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Oct
20
2015
Outfall Screening Blitz
Oct 20 2015 - 9:00 AM
Tuesday
October 20, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location To Be Announced

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Oct
28
2015
Storm Drain Stenciling Workshop
Oct 28 2015 - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
October 28, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Blue Water Baltimore
3545 Belair Road
Baltimore Maryland 21213
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Nov
13
2015
Turning A New Leaf Conference
Nov 13 2015 - 8:00 AM
Friday
November 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel
903 Dulaney Valley Road
Towson Maryland 21204
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Nov
14
2015
Better Waterways Cleanup
Nov 14 2015 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
November 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Various Sites

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Nov
21
2015
Operation Nursery Blanket
Nov 21 2015 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
November 21, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234
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Dec
05
2015
Operation Nursery Blanket
Dec 5 2015 - 9:00 AM
Saturday
December 5, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Herring Run Nursery
6131 Hillen Road
Baltimore MD 21234

Special Programs

Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper, patrols the harbor, takes your calls on the pollution hotline, and holds polluters accountable under the law. READ MORE →
We also run the Herring Run Nursery, selling native plants and providing landscaping and design services. READ MORE →
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News & Updates

How to Choose A Black-eyed Susan

August 28, 2015 —

Black-eyed Susans are a mainstay of native plant gardens in Baltimore for good reason. They bloom reliably from late summer through to first frost, sometimes flowering into December. The bright yellow and gold flowers complement purples and blues of asters…

Unexpected Visitor Brings Hope to the Jones Falls

August 24, 2015 —

While collecting water samples for the EPA Mill Corridor Study in the lower Jones Falls stream, Blue Water Baltimore Water Quality Manager Alice Volpitta and Intern Chris Bellmyer, stumbled upon something that they had never seen before — a 30-inch long…

Library Square Stormwater Management

August 18, 2015 —

On August 3, Blue Water Baltimore agreed to contract terms with Biohabitats for a MAJOR community greening and stormwater restoration project at Library Square. This project, Blue Water Baltimore’s largest single stormwater management project to date, will treat runoff flowing…

Clean Water. Strong Communities

Blue Water Baltimore’s mission is to restore the quality of Baltimore’s rivers, streams and harbor to foster a healthy environment, a strong economy, and thriving communities. We work towards a future when our neighborhood streams are safe for fishing and swimming and our clean harbor is the pride of our city.

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