Maryland Blog Posts

Sediment plume in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Photo credit: Baltimore Sun.

Stormwater, sewage, sediment, and train derailments

July 9, 2019

Yesterday the city of Baltimore experienced a severe wet weather event that resulted in flood warnings throughout the DMV area, coupled with a water main break downtown.

Senate, Save the Land and Water Conservation Fund!

July 3, 2019

Last week, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing on the Land and Water Conservation Fund, and Clean Water Action's Baltimore team traveled to the hearing to stand up for

Introducing our summer interns!

June 18, 2019

Clean Water Action's Baltimore office is fortunate to have three interns working with us this summer!

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Benefits of Banning Plastic Bags in Baltimore City

June 17, 2019

As environmental awareness has continued to increase, the debate of banning distribution of plastic bags has been brought to the table.

Municipal compost in Baltimore and beyond

May 7, 2019

This morning, the Baltimore City Council's Judiciary and Legislative Investigations Committee held a public hearing on Resolution "for the purpose of inviting the Director of the Department of Publ

Maryland forest in late summer

Proposed Solar Field on 240+ Acres of Forest

April 29, 2019

Georgetown University is currently proposing to cut down 249 acres of Southern Maryland’s largest forest to build a large-scale solar facility.