NatureCity Forum, a full day exploration of green infrastructure with designers, practitioners, planners and advocates. The day will include local, regional and national case studies, as well as tools and research on the planning and implementation of green infrastructure for climate resiliency, community building, human health and ecological benefit. Come add your voice to this day long exploration and discussion.

Featured Speakers Include

  • Florence Williams, Author of The Nature Fix
  • Dr. Sacoby Wilson, University of Maryland
  • Mark Bouman, Chicago Wilderness, The Field Museum

Featured case studies and stories from:

  • Philadelphia, Chicago, Prince Georges County, Howard County, Annapolis and Baltimore

The NatureCity Forum is an initiative of several regional organizations who are actively working toward a Maryland that is vibrant, green and strong.


  • Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition
  • Project Green Classrooms
  • Maryland Recreation and Parks Association
  • Baltimore Department of Recreation and Parks
  • The Baltimore Washington Partnership for Forest Stewardship
  • Greater Baltimore Children and Nature Collaborative
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • The Community Ecology Institute
  • National Wildlife Federation
  • Blue Water Baltimore
  • Parks and People Foundation

We welcome all who share this vision to the discussion and look forward to seeing this collaboration grow.